Vestavia Hills Elementary School East

Vestavia Hills Elementary School East serves 772 students in grades PK - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East operates within the Vestavia Hills City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 772 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 772 students
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
8%
34%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Black Students (1990-2014)
White
87%
57%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.24 0.32
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
6%
52%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
1%
6%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

Vestavia Hills City School District's student population of 6,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,789 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,861 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 26% over four years.
School District Name Vestavia Hills City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 6,762 3,026
Vestavia Hills City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $67 MM $30 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $73 MM $30 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,789 $10,181
Vestavia Hills City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,861 $10,301
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Homewood High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Vestavia Hills Elementary Central (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vestavia Hills Elementary School West (1 miles away)
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  • BirminghamHomewood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1035 students
    0.8 miles
    1901 South Lakeshore Dr
    BirminghamAL 35209
    (205)871-9663
    0.89-121035
  • BirminghamVestavia Hills Elementary School West
    Grades: PK-3 | 765 students
    1 miles
    1965 Merryvale Rd
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5151
    1PK-3765
  • BirminghamVestavia Hills Elementary Central
    Grades: 4-5 | 720 students
    1.4 miles
    1289 Montgomery Hwy
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5300
    1.44-5720
  • BirminghamLouis Pizitz Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1078 students
    1.8 miles
    2020 Pizitz Dr
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5350
    1.86-81078
  • BirminghamEdgewood Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 787 students
    2 miles
    901 College Ave
    BirminghamAL 35209
    (205)423-2400
    2KG-5787

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