PROFICIENCY 27% 28% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Mobile County
32%Mobile
37%Alabama

Orchard Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Mobile County" in Mobile, AL. There are a total of 441 students and 23 teachers at Orchard Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 258 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Orchard Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 27.0%, which is 28% lower than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students441
Teachers23.3
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch258
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Orchard Elementary School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
335-39%
430-34%
530-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All20-24%
315-19%
415-19%
520-29%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Orchard Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
Caucasian 9.1% 43.4% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 72.7% 48.8% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 2.3% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 18.2% 2.5% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 1.3% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 1.5% 1.7% 3.1%

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Mobile demographics profile

StatisticMobileAlabamaNational
Population194,9424,817,678314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,4019491
Median age35.838.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English95%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%

Education level achieved in Mobile

IndexMobileAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%79.9%83.8%
Completed high school83.5%78.3%82.4%
Completed some college58.4%52.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.7%30.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors26.7%23.1%29.3%
Completed masters9.5%8.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.5%2.5%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Orchard Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.