Attalla Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Attalla Elementary School
Attalla Elementary School is a public school located in Attalla, Alabama. It is part of the Etowah County School District and serves students in grades K-5. The school has a long-standing tradition of excellence in education, teaching students the skills they need to be successful in life.
Attalla Elementary School has a dedicated staff of teachers and administrators who are committed to providing a quality education for all students. The school offers a wide variety of programs and activities to help students reach their full potential. These include a strong academic program, a variety of extracurricular activities, and a commitment to creating a safe and nurturing learning environment.
Attalla Elementary School also has a strong commitment to the community. The school is actively involved in local events and activities and is a leader in providing educational opportunities to the citizens of Attalla. The school also works closely with local businesses and organizations to provide students with real-world learning experiences.
Attalla Elementary School is proud to be a part of the Attalla community and is committed to providing students with a quality education that will help them reach their dreams.
300 Cullman Avenue
Attalla, AL 35954
PreK – 5
Overview Attalla Elementary School
Attalla Elementary School serves 616 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Attalla 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 top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 46% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Attalla Elementary School
Attalla 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 Attalla Elementary School is 0.48, 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.