Owens Cross Roads School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Owens Cross Roads School
Owens Cross Roads School is a public school located in Madison County, Alabama. It serves students from Pre-K through 8th grade. Founded in the early 1900s, Owens Cross Roads School has a long history of providing quality education to its students.
The school offers a variety of academic programs, such as reading, math, science, social studies, and language arts. In addition, students have the opportunity to participate in extracurricular activities, such as music, art, and athletics. Owens Cross Roads School also offers a variety of clubs and organizations, such as the Student Council, National Junior Honor Society, and Future Business Leaders of America.
Owens Cross Roads School is dedicated to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for its students. The school has a strong emphasis on character development and provides a variety of services and resources to help students succeed. The school also has a commitment to community service, and students have the opportunity to participate in a variety of service projects throughout the year.
Owens Cross Roads School is a great place for students to learn, grow, and develop. With a commitment to quality education and a supportive learning environment, students are sure to have a positive experience at Owens Cross Roads School.
161 Wilson Mann Road
Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763
PreK – 6
Overview Owens Cross Roads School
Owens Cross Roads School serves 397 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Owens Cross Roads School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (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 63% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Owens Cross Roads School
Owens Cross Roads 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 Owens Cross Roads 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.