Pleasant Grove Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
601 Park Rd
Pleasant Grove, AL 35127
Phone
(205) 379-5200
District
JEFFERSON COUNTY
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
702
Classroom Teachers
43

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

3

(10 is best)

Better than 23.7% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

Pleasant Grove Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
39%
53%
43%
48%
35%
58%
39%
53%
43%
48%
35%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
21%
47%
28%
47%
13%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
46%
43%
47%
30%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
28%
45%
35%
45%
21%
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
17
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 33 4.7%
Kindergarten 68 9.7%
Grade 1 88 12.5%
Grade 2 99 14.1%
Grade 3 90 12.8%
Grade 4 108 15.4%
Grade 5 104 14.8%
Grade 6 112 16.0%
Total 702 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 14.8% 38.7% 55.6%
Black 82.4% 50.1% 33.1%
Hispanic 2.5% 10.3% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.6% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.7% 58.5% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.6% 50.5% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.1% 8.0% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 231,074 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 287.2 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.0% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.6% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.9% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 89,020 1,867,893
Single Parent Households With Children 12.6% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.9% 25.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.0% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.3% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 11.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.1% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.5% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.2% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 10.8% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,155 $186,461,505 53.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $573 $20,725,983 5.9%
Staff $335 $12,117,285 3.4%
General Administration $155 $5,606,505 1.6%
School Administration $674 $24,379,254 6.9%
Operation $792 $28,647,432 8.2%
Transportation $539 $19,496,169 5.6%
Other $186 $6,727,806 1.9%
Total Support $3,254 $117,700,434 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,299 $46,986,129 13.4%
Total Expenditures $9,708 $351,148,068 100.0%
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%