Maxwell Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Maxwell Elementary School
Maxwell Elementary School is a top-notch educational institution located in a vibrant and diverse community. Our school is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment that encourages creativity and critical thinking. We strive to create an atmosphere of respect and collaboration among our students, staff, and parents.
Maxwell Elementary School offers a comprehensive curriculum that includes core academic subjects such as language arts, mathematics, social studies, science, and physical education. We also offer a variety of special programs such as music, art, library, technology, and physical education. Our teachers are highly qualified and committed to providing the best instruction possible.
At Maxwell Elementary School, we believe in creating a positive school culture that encourages learning, collaboration, and creativity. We value our students and strive to provide them with the best education possible. We are proud of our diverse student population and strive to create an inclusive and welcoming environment for all.
11370 Monticello Dr
Duncanville, AL 35456
PreK – 5
Overview Maxwell Elementary School
Maxwell Elementary School serves 567 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Maxwell 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 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Maxwell Elementary School
Maxwell 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 Maxwell Elementary School is 0.52, 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.