William L Radney Elementary School

  • William L Radney Elementary School serves 425 students in grades 5-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • William L Radney Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

William L Radney Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • William L Radney Elementary School's student population of 425 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-6
Total Students425 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • William L Radney Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of William L Radney Elementary School is 0.59, which is equal to 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 School Rank (16-17)#436 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
42%
33%
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White
48%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.590.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlexander City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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