Edgewood Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
709 Highland Ave
Selma, AL 36701
Phone
(334) 874-1640
District
SELMA CITY
County
DALLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
313
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

3

(10 is best)

Better than 23.3% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 40 53
Proficiency in Reading 39 48
Proficiency in Math 41 58

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 32 47
Proficiency in Reading 27 47
Proficiency in Math 36 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 46
Proficiency in Reading 22 47
Proficiency in Math 18 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.19
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.85
AVG FOR STATE 17.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 53 16.9%
Grade 1 44 14.1%
Grade 2 45 14.4%
Grade 3 54 17.3%
Grade 4 64 20.4%
Grade 5 53 16.9%
Total 313 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.3% 1.5% 55.6%
Black 99.4% 98.2% 33.1%
Hispanic 0.0% 0.1% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.1% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 93.0% 84.5% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 90.1% 82.3% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.9% 2.3% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 18,804 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,439.6 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.3% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 30.8% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.7% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 16.0% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,796 1,860,269
Single Parent Households With Children 22.1% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.8% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 17.9% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.4% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 4.7% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 7.1% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 10.9% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.2% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 25.5% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 31.3% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,289 $18,596,124 53.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $635 $2,232,660 6.4%
Staff $302 $1,061,832 3.1%
General Administration $573 $2,014,668 5.8%
School Administration $646 $2,271,336 6.5%
Operation $971 $3,414,036 9.8%
Transportation $92 $323,472 0.9%
Other $183 $643,428 1.8%
Total Support $3,402 $11,961,432 34.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,211 $4,257,876 12.2%
Total Expenditures $9,902 $34,815,432 100.0%
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%