Bluff Park 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
569 Park Avenue
Hoover, AL 35226
Phone
(205) 439-2800
District
HOOVER CITY
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
638
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

10

(10 is best)

Better than 94.2% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Bluff Park Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
76%
53%
70%
48%
81%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
68%
47%
72%
47%
64%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
75%
46%
75%
47%
74%
45%
    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
15
15
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 1 0.2%
Kindergarten 100 15.7%
Grade 1 118 18.5%
Grade 2 117 18.3%
Grade 3 98 15.4%
Grade 4 93 14.6%
Grade 5 111 17.4%
Total 638 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.9% 58.4% 55.6%
Black 14.3% 25.8% 33.1%
Hispanic 5.1% 8.3% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 7.3% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.8% 24.7% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.7% 20.0% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.1% 4.6% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 83,407 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,754.1 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.0% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.6% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.5% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 32,225 1,867,893
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.3% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.2% 25.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 23.3% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.5% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.4% 11.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.0% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.8% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.2% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 5.8% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,512 $90,764,256 54.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $624 $8,697,312 5.3%
Staff $486 $6,773,868 4.1%
General Administration $111 $1,547,118 0.9%
School Administration $704 $9,812,352 5.9%
Operation $1,034 $14,411,892 8.7%
Transportation $476 $6,634,488 4.0%
Other $235 $3,275,430 2.0%
Total Support $3,671 $51,166,398 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,690 $23,555,220 14.2%
Total Expenditures $11,873 $165,485,874 100.0%
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%