Tuggle Elementary School

412 12th Ct N
Birmingham, AL 35204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Tuggle Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Tuggle Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Tuggle Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Tuggle Elementary School's student population of 535 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Tuggle Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Tuggle Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1041 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
25%
8%
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Black
73%
33%
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White
1%
55%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tuggle Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.410.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tuggle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Tuggle Elementary School is Parker High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wilkerson Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Birmingham Wilkerson Middle School Math: 19% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 314 students
    0.5 miles
    116 11th Ct W
    Birmingham, AL 35204
    (205) 231-2740
    0.5 6-8 314
  • Birmingham Parker High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 696 students
    0.6 miles
    400 Abraham Woods Jr Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35204
    (205) 231-2370
    0.6 9-12 696
  • Birmingham Washington Elementary School Math: 16% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 564 students
    0.6 miles
    115 Fourth Avenue South
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205) 231-7740
    0.6 PK-8 564
  • Birmingham Family Court Elementary School Alternative School
    Grades: K-8
    1.4 miles
    120 2nd Court N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4868
    1.4 K-8 n/a
  • Birmingham Family Court High School Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 22 students
    1.4 miles
    120 2nd Court N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4868
    1.4 8-12 22

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