Vestavia Hills Elementary School East

  • Vestavia Hills Elementary School East serves 842 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 94% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

Vestavia Hills Elementary School East places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Vestavia Hills Elementary School East's student population of 842 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students842 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vestavia Hills Elementary School East's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vestavia Hills Elementary School East is 0.26, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#16 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vestavia Hills Elementary School East 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vestavia Hills Elementary School East 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
86%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vestavia Hills Elementary School East.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.260.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vestavia Hills Elementary School East and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vestavia Hills Elementary School East and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVestavia Hills City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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