Montview Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Montview Elementary School
Montview Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of a diverse and vibrant community. It has been serving the students of the area since the early 1950s. The school offers a comprehensive education to its students, with a focus on developing the whole child. The school’s curriculum is designed to provide a well-rounded educational experience, with classes in the core subjects of math, science, language arts, and social studies.
The school also provides a variety of extracurricular activities, such as art, music, drama, and physical education. The school also has a strong emphasis on community involvement and service, encouraging students to take part in volunteer activities and other community-building initiatives.
Montview Elementary School is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all of its students. The school works closely with parents and the community to ensure the best possible education for its students. The school also has a strong commitment to fostering a culture of inclusion and respect for all students, regardless of race, gender, or background.
2600 Garvin Rd Nw
Huntsville, AL 35810
PreK – 6
Overview Montview Elementary School
Montview Elementary School serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Montview 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 ≤5% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Montview Elementary School
Montview 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 Montview Elementary School is 0.47, 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.