Arcadia Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Arcadia Elementary School
Arcadia Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Arcadia, California. It is part of the Arcadia Unified School District and serves students in grades K-5. The school is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment that promotes academic excellence and encourages students to reach their highest potential.
At Arcadia Elementary, students are encouraged to explore their creativity and develop critical thinking skills through a variety of activities and projects. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities such as sports, clubs and after-school programs.
Arcadia Elementary School is dedicated to providing a quality education to all of its students. The staff is committed to helping each student reach their full potential, while also helping them develop a love of learning. The school strives to create an environment where students feel safe and respected, and where they can learn, grow, and flourish.
3740 Arcadia Drive
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
PreK – 5
Overview Arcadia Elementary School
Arcadia Elementary School serves 403 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Arcadia Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Arcadia Elementary School
Arcadia Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Arcadia Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.