Bluff Park Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Bluff Park Elementary School
Bluff Park Elementary School is a public school located in Hoover, Alabama. It is part of the Hoover City Schools district and serves students in grades K-5. The school has an excellent academic record and consistently ranks among the top elementary schools in the state. It also has a strong focus on the arts, with multiple music and art classes offered to students. The school has an active and involved parent community, with many volunteer opportunities available throughout the year. Bluff Park Elementary School has a strong commitment to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. It has a variety of extracurricular activities, including clubs, sports, and after-school programs. The school also offers a variety of enrichment activities to help students reach their full potential. Bluff Park Elementary School is an excellent choice for families looking for a great educational experience for their children.
569 Park Avenue
Birmingham, AL 35226
PreK – 5
Overview Bluff Park Elementary School
Bluff Park Elementary School serves 597 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bluff Park Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 78% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Bluff Park Elementary School
Bluff Park Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Bluff Park Elementary School is 0.39, 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.