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 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 793 students
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 18:1 18:1
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Vestavia Hills Elementary School East All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.26 0.32
Vestavia Hills Elementary School East Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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 grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,189 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,705 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has declined by 21% over four years.
School District Name Vestavia Hills City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
6
Number of Students Managed 6,846 2,879
Vestavia Hills City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $28 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $86 MM $29 MM
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,189 $9,721
Vestavia Hills City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,705 $10,229
Vestavia Hills City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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