Barrett Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Barrett Elementary School
Barrett Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of a small suburban town. The school serves students in grades Pre-K through 5th grade and has a dedicated staff of teachers and administrators who strive to provide a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. Barrett Elementary School has a strong focus on academic excellence and provides a wide range of extracurricular activities to help students explore their interests and develop their skills. The school also offers a variety of social and emotional support services to ensure that each student is able to reach their full potential. With its commitment to providing a quality education, Barrett Elementary School is a great choice for families looking for a school that will help their children succeed.
7601 Division Ave
Birmingham, AL 35206
PreK – 5
Overview Barrett Elementary School
Barrett Elementary School serves 383 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Barrett 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 ≤5% (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 6-9% (which is lower than 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 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Barrett Elementary School
Barrett 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 Barrett Elementary School is 0.22, 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.