West Jasper Elementary School (Closed 2018)

  • West Jasper Elementary School served 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 35-39% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • West Jasper Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 61% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students253 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of West Jasper Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#850 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
43%
33%
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White
39%
55%
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Two or more races
8%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Jasper Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.650.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
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 Jasper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJasper City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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