Locust Fork Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Locust Fork Elementary School
Locust Fork Elementary School is a public school located in Blount County, Alabama. The school serves students in grades Pre-K through 5th grade. The school is part of the Blount County School System, and it is a Title I school.
The school has a strong academic focus, and it is dedicated to providing a quality education to all of its students. The school offers a variety of programs and activities, including art, music, physical education, and technology classes. The school also provides after-school activities and clubs, and it has a strong emphasis on character education.
The school’s faculty and staff are highly dedicated to helping each student reach their full potential. They work closely with families to ensure that each student is given the best possible education. The school also has a strong community presence, and it is involved in a variety of community events and activities.
Locust Fork Elementary School is a great place for students to learn and grow. It is a safe and supportive environment that provides students with the tools they need to succeed.
155 School Rd
Locust Fork, AL 35097
PreK – 6
Overview Locust Fork Elementary School
Locust Fork Elementary School serves 491 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Locust Fork Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (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 54% (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 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Locust Fork Elementary School
Locust Fork Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Locust Fork Elementary School is 0.15, 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.