Holly Pond Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Holly Pond Elementary School
Holly Pond Elementary School is a public school located in the small town of Holly Pond, Alabama. It is a small school with a big heart, serving students in grades K-5. The school has a strong focus on academic excellence, with a curriculum that emphasizes reading, writing, math, science, and social studies. The school also offers a wide range of extra-curricular activities, including sports, music, and art.
The school has a warm, welcoming atmosphere, and students are encouraged to take part in activities that will help them grow and develop. The teachers and staff are dedicated to helping students reach their full potential. The school also works to create a safe, supportive learning environment for all students.
Holly Pond Elementary School is proud to be part of a small, tight-knit community. The school is committed to helping its students succeed and become contributing members of the community.
120 New Hope Road
Holly Pond, AL 35083
PreK – 5
Overview Holly Pond Elementary School
Holly Pond Elementary School serves 326 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Holly Pond Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher 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 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Holly Pond Elementary School
Holly Pond Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Holly Pond Elementary School is 0.27, 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.