West Huntsville Elementary School (Closed 2010)

West Huntsville Elementary School served 246 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 84% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
74%
33%
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White
16%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Huntsville Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.420.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Huntsville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to West Huntsville Elementary School is Huntsville High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Academy For Academics Arts (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sonnie Hereford Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Huntsville High School Math: 67% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,828 student
    1.3 miles
    2304 Billie Watkins Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 428-8050
    1.3 9-12 1,828
  • Huntsville Sonnie Hereford Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 550 students
    1.3 miles
    2755 Wilson Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256) 428-7440
    1.3 PK-6 550
  • Huntsville Ridgecrest Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
    1.4 miles
    3505 Cerro Vista St Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    (256) 428-7380
    1.4 PK-5 605
  • Huntsville Academy For Academics Arts Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 662 students
    1.6 miles
    2800 Poplar St Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256) 428-7600
    1.6 PK-8 662
  • Huntsville Huntsville Junior High School Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 481 students
    1.8 miles
    817 Adams St Se
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256) 428-7700
    1.8 6-8 481
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