Whitesboro Elementary School

  • Whitesboro Elementary School serves 284 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Whitesboro Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Whitesboro Elementary School's student population of 284 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitesboro Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Whitesboro Elementary School is 0.06, which is less than 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#235 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Whitesboro Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
97%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Whitesboro Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.060.59
This chart display the diversity score of Whitesboro Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whitesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whitesboro 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 NameEtowah County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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