W H Council Traditional School

Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
W H Council Traditional School serves 668 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
W H Council Traditional School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

W H Council Traditional School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

W H Council Traditional School's student population of 668 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students668 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

W H Council Traditional School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of W H Council Traditional School is 0.59, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#3 out of 1263 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
5%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
57%
33%
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White
30%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.590.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W H Council Traditional School is Lillie B Williamson High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Calloway Smith Middle School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile Calloway Smith Middle School Math: 16% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 656 students
    0.8 miles
    350 N Lawrence St
    Mobile, AL 36603
    (251) 221-2042
    0.8 6-8 656
  • Mobile Erwin Craighead Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
    1.1 miles
    1000 South Ann St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-1155
    1.1 PK-5 586
  • Mobile Leinkauf Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
    1.2 miles
    1410 Monroe St
    Mobile, AL 36604
    (251) 221-1495
    1.2 PK-5 618
  • Mobile The Pathway Alternative School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 156 students
    1.2 miles
    100 N Florida St
    Mobile, AL 36607
    (251) 221-5010
    1.2 K-8 156
  • Mobile Lillie B Williamson High School Math: 5% | Reading: 7%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 720 students
    1.4 miles
    1567 E Dublin St
    Mobile, AL 36605
    (251) 221-3411
    1.4 6-12 720

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