Gordo Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 6

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
535 4th St Nw
Gordo, AL 35466
Phone
(205) 364-8480
District
PICKENS COUNTY
County
PICKENS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
651
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

6

(10 is best)

Better than 54.4% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 53
Proficiency in Reading 57 48
Proficiency in Math 70 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 49
Proficiency in Reading 41 48
Proficiency in Math 42 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46 46
Proficiency in Reading 56 46
Proficiency in Math 35 45

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 46
Proficiency in Reading 49 47
Proficiency in Math 23 46

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.39
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.28
AVG FOR STATE 17.51
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 100 15.4%
Grade 1 82 12.6%
Grade 2 94 14.4%
Grade 3 101 15.5%
Grade 4 94 14.4%
Grade 5 78 12.0%
Grade 6 102 15.7%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 651 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 66.0% 37.1% 56.2%
Black 25.9% 59.1% 33.6%
Hispanic 6.8% 2.7% 7.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.6% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.5% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.9% 72.7% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.8% 65.8% 46.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.1% 7.0% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 20,170 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 22.7 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.8% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.1% 32.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.5% 26.5%
65 OR OLDER 18.1% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,620 1,861,693
Single Parent Households With Children 11.5% 11.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.8% 85.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 11.8% 24.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.9% 7.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.3% 11.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.4% 11.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.7% 17.6%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.4% 19.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.2% 17.8%
$15,000 or less 25.2% 15.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,281 $13,904,873 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $576 $1,516,608 5.4%
Staff $329 $866,257 3.1%
General Administration $381 $1,003,173 3.6%
School Administration $624 $1,642,992 5.9%
Operation $716 $1,885,228 6.8%
Transportation $720 $1,895,760 6.8%
Other $202 $531,866 1.9%
Total Support $3,548 $9,341,884 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,774 $4,670,942 16.7%
Total Expenditures $10,604 $27,920,332 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,255 $3,914,559,672 49.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $567 $422,058,201 5.4%
Staff $393 $292,831,749 3.7%
General Administration $240 $178,450,943 2.3%
School Administration $572 $426,100,145 5.4%
Operation $872 $649,636,865 8.3%
Transportation $463 $345,216,412 4.4%
Other $209 $155,448,946 2.0%
Total Support $3,315 $2,469,591,442 31.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,987 $1,480,438,584 18.8%
Total Expenditures $10,558 $7,864,664,335 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%