Pelham, AL
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Pelham Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Pelham City School District Details

Pelham City School District
3113 Cummings Street
Pelham, AL 35124

3,159 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Pelham City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Pelham High School
2500 Panther Cir
Pelham, AL, 35124
09-12
Riverchase Middle School
853 Willow Oak Dr
Birmingham, AL, 35244
06-08
Valley Elementary School
310 Opportunity Dr
Pelham, AL, 35124
KG-02
Valley Intermediate School
2200 Highway 33
Pelham, AL, 35124
03-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.7% 57.5%
Black 12.3% 34.0%
Hispanic 31.6% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.3% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.7% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 33.4% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $700 $2,211,300 29.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $60 $189,540 2.6%
Staff $16 $50,544 0.7%
General Administration $202 $638,118 8.6%
School Administration $117 $369,603 5.0%
Operation $238 $751,842 10.2%
Transportation $107 $338,013 4.6%
Other $333 $1,051,947 14.2%
Total Support $1,074 $3,392,766 45.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $567 $1,791,153 24.2%
Total Expenditures $2,341 $7,395,219 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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