Mitchell 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1501 Noccalula Rd
Gadsden, AL 35901
Phone
(256) 546-2711
District
GADSDEN CITY
County
ETOWAH COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
322
Classroom Teachers
23

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

9

(10 is best)

Better than 85.9% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
75%
53%
67%
48%
82%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
64%
47%
74%
47%
54%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
50%
46%
52%
47%
47%
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
14
16
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 0.3%
Kindergarten 48 14.9%
Grade 1 57 17.7%
Grade 2 42 13.0%
Grade 3 53 16.5%
Grade 4 76 23.6%
Grade 5 45 14.0%
Total 322 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 68.9% 34.1% 55.2%
Black 26.3% 47.5% 32.9%
Hispanic 3.2% 16.6% 9.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 1.0% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 0.8% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.4% 69.5% 54.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 40.4% 63.8% 48.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 5.8% 6.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,486 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,055.5 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.6% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.4% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.0% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 13,766 1,867,893
Single Parent Households With Children 15.6% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.6% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 15.1% 25.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.7% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.7% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.5% 11.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.2% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 26.3% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 20.9% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,557 $28,894,000 47.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $747 $3,883,000 6.3%
Staff $462 $2,400,000 3.9%
General Administration $361 $1,878,000 3.1%
School Administration $673 $3,498,000 5.7%
Operation $863 $4,486,000 7.3%
Transportation $238 $1,240,000 2.0%
Other $107 $557,000 0.9%
Total Support $3,450 $17,942,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,815 $14,638,000 23.8%
Total Expenditures $11,822 $61,474,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,527 $4,098,681,000 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $623 $461,628,000 5.7%
Staff $396 $293,859,000 3.6%
General Administration $251 $185,917,000 2.3%
School Administration $608 $450,513,000 5.5%
Operation $924 $685,252,000 8.4%
Transportation $502 $372,255,000 4.6%
Other $228 $169,276,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,531 $2,618,700,000 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,957 $1,451,458,000 17.8%
Total Expenditures $11,016 $8,168,839,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%