School Details

Harlan Elementary School

2233 McBurney Dr, Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2700
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-4 439 students 14 students/teacher (AL avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

94%
93%
83%
87%
91%
87%

Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Florence City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

89%
90%
82%
91%
94%
88%

Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Florence City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Harlan Elementary School is a public elementary school in Florence. The principal of Harlan Elementary School is Shirley Coker, whose e-mail is harlan@fcs.k12.al.us. 439 students attend Harlan Elementary School and are mostly Multiracial; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 90% of the 439 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Harlan Elementary School is 14:1. Forest Hills School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 7% 1%
Black, non-Hispanic 67% 35%
Hispanic 3% 6%
White, non-Hispanic 23% 56%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 1%
Asian 0.4% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 59%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Harlan is GREAT!!!! Mrs. Taylor is very loving kind-hearted and she enjoys teaching. I wish ALL teachers were like her!

  • (5 years ago)

    I am a parent of Harlan School. I would give Harlan an 8. The staff at Harlan work very hard to help our children become great students. Go Harlan!!

  • (10 years ago)

    Fantastic school! My son went there from kindergarten through 4th grade. It was a positive loving learning environment. I am looking forward to sending my daughter there in 2006.

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

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