School Details

Whitley Elementary School

528 Sipsey St, Prichard, AL 36610
(251) 221-1737
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 318 students 15 students/teacher (AL avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

63%
85%
83%
63%
88%
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
  • Mobile County School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

90%
86%
82%
67%
89%
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
  • Mobile County School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

86%
95%
93%
83%
91%
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.
86%
92%
82%

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 2013
  • Mobile County School District average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Whitley Elementary School is a public elementary school in Prichard. The principal of Whitley Elementary School is Ms Jaadaa Scruggs Holcombe, who can be contacted at jholcomb@mcpss.com. 318 students go to Whitley Elementary School and identify as Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 86% of the 318 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Whitley Elementary School is 15:1. Dixons Total Touch Child Development Center is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 100% 50%
White, non-Hispanic 0.3% 44%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 2%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 71%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (7 years ago)

    I love this school for my kids.

  • (8 years ago)

    'My child has been at this school for one year and I have nothing but wonderful things to say. Mrs Helton is a wonderful pre-kindergarten teacher she is really involved in her students I couldn't ask for a better teacher for my child. Thank You Whitley Elementary for having such a wonderful school!'

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