Calera Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 2

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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
855 10th St
Calera, AL 35040
Phone
(205) 682-6120
District
SHELBY COUNTY
County
SHELBY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
700
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

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(10 is best)

Better than ×% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

No Data

(10 is best)

Calera Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

50 40 30 20 10 0
No Data
46%
No Data
45%
No Data
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
16
17
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 235 33.6%
Grade 1 238 34.0%
Grade 2 227 32.4%
Total 700 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 53.3% 72.5% 55.6%
Black 34.0% 16.6% 33.1%
Hispanic 11.5% 8.4% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 2.1% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.4% 32.1% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.0% 26.7% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 5.5% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 128,135 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 163.8 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.8% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.5% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.1% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.9% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 47,265 1,867,893
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 39.9% 25.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.7% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.0% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.5% 11.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.7% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 14.5% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.4% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 8.1% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,520 $111,780,000 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $600 $12,150,000 5.5%
Staff $539 $10,914,750 4.9%
General Administration $176 $3,564,000 1.6%
School Administration $617 $12,494,250 5.6%
Operation $949 $19,217,250 8.7%
Transportation $647 $13,101,750 5.9%
Other $146 $2,956,500 1.3%
Total Support $3,674 $74,398,500 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,724 $34,911,000 15.8%
Total Expenditures $10,918 $221,089,500 100.0%
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%