Univ Place Elementary School (Closed 2018)

4503 University Ave Nw
Huntsville, AL 35816
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Univ Place Elementary School served 501 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 38% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 11% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students501 students
This chart display total students of Univ Place Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Univ Place Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
38%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Univ Place 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(15-16)
11%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Univ Place 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian (15-16)
4%
1%
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Asian (15-16)
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic (15-16)
20%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black (15-16)
68%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White (15-16)
8%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hawaiian (15-16)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (15-16)
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Diversity Score
n/a0.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Univ Place Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Univ Place Elementary School is Neavesdavis Detention Center For Children (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Academy For Academics Arts (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Academy For Academics Arts Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 662 students
    1.4 miles
    2800 Poplar St Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256) 428-7600
    1.4 PK-8 662
  • Huntsville Morris P8 Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,014 student
    1.5 miles
    4801 Bob Wallace Ave Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    (256) 428-7340
    1.5 PK-8 1,014
  • Huntsville Sonnie Hereford Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 550 students
    1.5 miles
    2755 Wilson Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256) 428-7440
    1.5 PK-6 550
  • Huntsville Highlands Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 462 students
    1.6 miles
    2500 Barney Ave
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256) 428-7200
    1.6 PK-6 462
  • Huntsville Montview Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 241 students
    2.1 miles
    2600 Garvin Rd Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256) 428-7320
    2.1 PK-6 241
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