Ws Harlan Elementary School

  • Ws Harlan Elementary School serves 302 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) 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 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ws Harlan Elementary School's student population of 302 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2009)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students302 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ws Harlan Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ws Harlan Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#661 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
15%
33%
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White
83%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.290.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCovington County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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