8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Harvest School
Harvest School is a unique educational institution that offers a holistic approach to learning. Located in a rural setting, the school provides students with an opportunity to learn in a natural environment. The school focuses on sustainable living, and provides students with hands-on experience in gardening, animal husbandry, and other agricultural practices.
Harvest School is a small, close-knit community that encourages collaboration and teamwork. The school emphasizes the importance of community and encourages students to work together to find solutions to problems. Students are encouraged to think critically, and to take responsibility for their own learning.
Harvest School also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, such as art, music, and drama. These activities provide students with opportunities to express themselves, and to explore their creative side.
Overall, Harvest School is a great choice for students who are looking for a unique educational experience. The school provides students with a chance to learn in a natural setting, and to develop skills that will serve them well in the future.
8845 Wall Triana Highway
Harvest, AL 35749
PreK – 5
Overview Harvest School
Harvest School serves 697 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Harvest School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (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 46% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Harvest School
Harvest School is ranked within the top 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 Harvest School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.