4111 Williams Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wills Valley Elementary School serves 875 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 875 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wills Valley Elementary School's student population of 875 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
875 students
This chart display total students of Wills Valley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Wills Valley Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Wills Valley Elementary School by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Wills Valley Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

The diversity score of Wills Valley Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wills Valley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wills Valley Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Black
3%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
56%
53%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wills Valley Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.57
This chart display the diversity score of Wills Valley Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wills Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Wills Valley Elementary School often compared to?

Wills Valley Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Ider School, Williams Avenue Elementary School by visitors of our site.

How many students attend Wills Valley Elementary School?

875 students attend Wills Valley Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

56% of Wills Valley Elementary School students are White, 34% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Black, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Wills Valley Elementary School?

Wills Valley Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 17:1.

What grades does Wills Valley Elementary School offer ?

Wills Valley Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2

What school district is Wills Valley Elementary School part of?

Wills Valley Elementary School is part of Fort Payne City School District.

School Reviews

Review Wills Valley Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
JROTC offers valuable lessons in leadership, character-building and citizenship. Here's a look at the various JROTC programs out there together with a look at the pros and cons of the program.
Choosing Between the SAT and ACT and How to Prepare
Choosing Between the SAT and ACT and How to Prepare
Taking the SAT or ACT is a major source of stress for high school students. Keep reading to learn how to choose the right test and how to prepare for it.
Prevent Brain Drain: Keep Your Kids’ Minds Sharp During Vacation
Prevent Brain Drain: Keep Your Kids’ Minds Sharp During Vacation
Long periods of time off from school can lead your child to lose valuable knowledge and skills. Learn more about brain drain and 4 ways to keep your child's mind revving, even during vacation. incorporating quality learning exercises into their spring, summer, and winter vacations.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 875 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Related School Videos

Quick Links