Saraland Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Saraland Elementary School
Saraland Elementary School is a public school located in Saraland, Alabama. It is part of the Saraland City Schools system and serves students in pre-kindergarten through 5th grade. The school is dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment for all students. Saraland Elementary School emphasizes the importance of education, respect for self and others, and the development of positive character traits. The school offers a wide variety of activities and programs to enhance the learning experience. These include after-school clubs, a library, physical education, music, and art classes. Saraland Elementary School is committed to providing a quality education and fostering a positive learning environment for all its students.
229 Mckeough Ave
Saraland, AL 36571
2 – 5
Overview Saraland Elementary School
Saraland Elementary School serves 868 students in grades 2-5.
Saraland Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 71% (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 82% (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 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Saraland Elementary School
Saraland Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Saraland Elementary School is 0.42, 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.