School Details

Cherokee Elementary School

3300 Hwy 79 South, Guntersville, AL 35976
(256) 582-3908
10

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 463 students 15 students/teacher (AL avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

93%
93%
85%
93%
93%
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 2012
  • Guntersville City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

96%
96%
85%
90%
90%
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 2012
  • Guntersville City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
97%
91%
97%
97%
89%

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.
96%
96%
80%

Alabama Science Assessment (ASA)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Science Assessment (ASA) to test students in grades 5 and 7 in science. The ASA 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 proficiency level 3.
  • This school in 2012
  • Guntersville City School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Cherokee Elementary School is a public elementary school in Guntersville. The principal of Cherokee Elementary School is Dr Johnathan Bart Reeves, who can be contacted at bartreeves@gcboe.net. 463 children attend Cherokee Elementary School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 45% of the 463 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Cherokee Elementary School is 15:1. Guntersville Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Video film production

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 83% 82%
Black, non-Hispanic 8% 12%
Hispanic 7% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 1%
Asian 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.4%
Multiracial 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45% 40%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    They are constantly recycling.They have had an aluminum can drive now they are having a plastic drive..They are amazing and always trying to come up with ideas to help the community..

  • (5 years ago)

    My daughter loves going to the school - its small enough but very sophisticated.

  • (6 years ago)

    Overall a good school the system is a little too political and clique conscience but students have alot of choices the adminstration at Cherokee are very approachable and helpful

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Overall score

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  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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