Donald Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Donald Elementary School
Donald Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of downtown. It has been providing quality education to children in the area since it was founded in 1867. The school is committed to creating a safe and nurturing environment for all students. The school offers a variety of programs and activities to ensure that each student is given the opportunity to reach their full potential. Donald Elementary School has a strong focus on academic excellence, and its dedicated faculty and staff are committed to helping every student succeed. In addition to academics, the school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as sports, clubs, and after-school programs. Donald Elementary School is a great place for children to learn, grow, and thrive.
715 Valley Rd
Fairfield, AL 35064
K – 6
Overview Donald Elementary School
Donald Elementary School serves 283 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Donald 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 15-19% (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.
Verdict on Donald Elementary School
Donald 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 Donald Elementary School is 0.06, 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.