East Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About East Elementary School
East Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of a vibrant community. It is a place where students of all backgrounds and abilities come together to learn, grow, and thrive. The school offers a nurturing and safe environment that encourages students to reach their full potential.
East Elementary School is committed to providing a quality education to all students. The school offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes core subjects such as math, science, language arts, and social studies. In addition, students can take part in a variety of extracurricular activities such as art, music, and physical education.
The school also has a strong focus on community engagement. East Elementary School works with local businesses, organizations, and families to provide resources and support for its students. The school also hosts a variety of events such as family literacy nights, community service projects, and cultural celebrations.
East Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. It is a place where students can develop their academic and social skills, while also feeling supported and encouraged to reach their goals.
2109 Tyson Dr
Birmingham, AL 35216
PreK – 5
Overview East Elementary School
East Elementary School serves 771 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
East Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 89% (which is higher 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 9% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on East Elementary School
East Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 East Elementary School is 0.17, 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.