Sun Valley Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1010 18th Ave Nw
Birmingham, AL 35215
Phone
(205) 231-5740
District
BIRMINGHAM CITY
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
647
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

1

(10 is best)

Better than 6.7% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Sun Valley Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
23%
53%
24%
48%
22%
58%
23%
53%
24%
48%
22%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
17%
47%
20%
47%
14%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
46%
20%
47%
10%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 36 5.6%
Kindergarten 98 15.1%
Grade 1 104 16.1%
Grade 2 103 15.9%
Grade 3 103 15.9%
Grade 4 112 17.3%
Grade 5 91 14.1%
Total 647 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.6% 1.3% 55.6%
Black 97.0% 90.9% 33.1%
Hispanic 1.9% 7.2% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.1% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 82.5% 83.4% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 78.2% 78.7% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 4.7% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 212,021 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,614.9 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.5% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 37.4% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.4% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.2% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 89,880 1,867,893
Single Parent Households With Children 16.0% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.1% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 25.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.1% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.8% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.9% 11.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.9% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.6% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 21.8% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 21.9% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,863 $141,122,410 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $621 $14,947,470 5.5%
Staff $776 $18,678,320 6.8%
General Administration $246 $5,921,220 2.2%
School Administration $659 $15,862,130 5.8%
Operation $1,248 $30,039,360 11.0%
Transportation $326 $7,846,820 2.9%
Other $336 $8,087,520 3.0%
Total Support $4,212 $101,382,840 37.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,290 $31,050,300 11.4%
Total Expenditures $11,366 $273,579,620 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%