Whitesburg Elementary School (Closed 2015)

6810 Whitesburg Dr
Huntsville, AL 35802
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Alabama state average of 82%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 85-89% (which was approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2011-12 school year.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students (11-12)310 students
This chart display total students of Whitesburg Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers (12-13)22 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
90-94%
82%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whitesburg 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
85-89%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitesburg 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ration/a17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Whitesburg Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian (11-12)
n/a
1%
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Asian (11-12)
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whitesburg Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic (11-12)
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whitesburg Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black (11-12)
34%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whitesburg Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White (11-12)
53%
58%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whitesburg Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hawaiian (11-12)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (11-12)
2%
1%
Diversity Score
n/a0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Whitesburg Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch (11-12)
39%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whitesburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (11-12)
6%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whitesburg Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHuntsville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whitesburg Elementary School is Virgil Grissom High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Whitesburg P8 (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntsville Whitesburg P8 Math: 40% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 1,022 student
    0.1 miles
    107 Sanders Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-7780
    0.1 PK-8 1,022
  • Huntsville Jones Valley Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 525 students
    1.3 miles
    4908 Garth Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-7220
    1.3 PK-6 525
  • Huntsville Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    1.5 miles
    7900 Whittier Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-7040
    1.5 PK-5 421
  • Huntsville Virgil Grissom High School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,810 student
    1.9 miles
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-8000
    1.9 9-12 1,810
  • Huntsville Weatherly Heights Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
    2.5 miles
    1307 Canstatt Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    (256) 428-7460
    2.5 PK-5 487
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