Tuggle Elementary School

412 12th Ct N
Birmingham, AL 35204
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 472 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Tuggle Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than 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 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 472 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Tuggle Elementary School's student population of 472 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
472 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Tuggle Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Tuggle Elementary School is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#1071 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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8%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tuggle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
23%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tuggle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
6-9%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Tuggle Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
23%
10%
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Black
74%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Tuggle Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
1%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.40
This chart display the diversity score of Tuggle Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tuggle Elementary School's ranking?
Tuggle Elementary School is ranked #1071 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 23% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Tuggle Elementary School?
472 students attend Tuggle Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
74% of Tuggle Elementary School students are Black, 23% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tuggle Elementary School?
Tuggle Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Tuggle Elementary School offer ?
Tuggle Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Tuggle Elementary School part of?
Tuggle Elementary School is part of Birmingham City School District.
In what neighborhood is Tuggle Elementary School located?
Tuggle Elementary School is located in the Enon Ridge neighborhood of Birmingham, AL.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 472 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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