Halcyon Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Halcyon Elementary School
Halcyon Elementary School is a vibrant and welcoming school located in the heart of the city. We are committed to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all of our students. Our experienced and dedicated staff strive to create a positive and engaging learning experience for our students.
At Halcyon, we believe in the power of collaboration and the importance of building strong relationships between students, staff, and parents. We offer a variety of programs and activities designed to challenge and engage our students. We also have a wide range of extracurricular activities, including sports, music, art, and more.
At Halcyon, we are committed to the success of our students. We strive to provide a comprehensive education that meets the needs of our diverse student population. We are dedicated to helping our students reach their full potential and become lifelong learners.
1501 Parkview Dr
Montgomery, AL 36117
PreK – 5
Overview Halcyon Elementary School
Halcyon Elementary School serves 590 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Halcyon 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 6-9% (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 31% (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.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Halcyon Elementary School
Halcyon 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 Halcyon Elementary School is 0.29, 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.