Greenwood Elementary School

1219 School Rd, Bessemer, AL 35022 | (205) 379-3750
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 211
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Dawn Dupree Kelley
  • Fax: (205) 379-3751
  • Website: www.jefcoed.com
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 211
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 11.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 121 (57.3%)
  • Females: 90 (42.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 12 (5.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 73 (34.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 85 (40.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Greenwood Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6229.4%
Asian52.4%
Hispanic73.3%
White13764.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Greenwood Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten3818.0%
1st Grade3315.6%
2nd Grade3516.6%
3rd Grade3315.6%
4th Grade3516.6%
5th Grade3717.5%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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2 reviews for Greenwood Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on February 01, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The school is of outstanding quality and is more like a "private" school in its management and instruction. We LOVE YOU!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 05, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Greenwood Elementary is one of the best schools in the county

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Greenwood Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on ARMT state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading

ARMT - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.3%81.9%80.1%
200968.8%77.9%79.4%
200871.8%73.6%77.7%
 
Reading Test
201071.0%82.1%86.6%
200987.5%80.1%85.8%
200887.2%81.6%85.4%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.5%80.9%81.3%
200968.6%77.1%79.1%
200870.4%74.0%78.9%
 
Reading Test
201087.5%83.5%86.7%
200980.0%84.5%86.5%
200885.2%83.1%86.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.3%83.1%82.6%
200993.3%79.7%79.9%
200876.3%75.3%78.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.6%85.1%85.6%
200990.0%83.4%84.7%
200884.2%83.2%84.4%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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