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%.

Top Placements

West Huntsville Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
This chart display total students of West Huntsville Elementary School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of West Huntsville Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of West Huntsville Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in West Huntsville Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Huntsville Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
74%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Huntsville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
16%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Huntsville Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
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 Score0.420.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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

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