Vestavia Hills Elementary School East

  • Vestavia Hills Elementary School East serves 793 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Vestavia Hills Elementary School East operates within the Vestavia Hills City School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 793 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-3
Total Students793 students
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeVestavia Hills Elementary School East Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East American Indian Students (1996-2007)
Asian
4%
1%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
2%
6%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
7%
33%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black Students (1991-2015)
White
86%
56%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsVestavia Hills Elementary School East All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.260.58
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
47%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
5%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Vestavia Hills City School District's student population of 6,846 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,001 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,995 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameVestavia Hills City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
6
Number of Students Managed6,8462,879
Vestavia Hills City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$67 MM$30 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$73 MM$30 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,001$10,181
Vestavia Hills City School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,995$10,301
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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