Linden Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Linden Elementary School
Linden Elementary School is a public school located in the city of Linden, Michigan. It is part of the Linden Community Schools district and serves students in grades K-5. The school offers a variety of educational programs and activities to meet the needs of all students.
At Linden Elementary School, students are encouraged to develop their academic, social, and emotional skills. Classroom instruction is focused on the Michigan Core Curriculum, which includes language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, physical education, and the arts. Students also have the opportunity to participate in extracurricular activities such as music, art, and sports.
In addition to the academic offerings, Linden Elementary School also provides a variety of support services to meet the needs of all students. These include guidance counseling, speech and language services, and special education services. The school also offers a variety of after-school programs, including tutoring and enrichment activities.
At Linden Elementary School, we strive to create a safe and welcoming learning environment for all students. We believe that every student has the potential to achieve success and we are committed to helping each student reach their full potential.
201 S Shiloh Street
Linden, AL 36748
PreK – 5
Overview Linden Elementary School
Linden Elementary School serves 228 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Linden 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 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Linden Elementary School
Linden 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 Linden Elementary School is 0.10, 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.