PROFICIENCY 19% 51% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%Dekalb County

South Dekalb Primary School is a school servicing grades 4 to 8 and is located in the district of "Dekalb County" in Crossville, AL. There are a total of 730 students and 38 teachers at South Dekalb Primary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 402 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

South Dekalb Primary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 18.5%, which is 51% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch402
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 South Dekalb Primary 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

7<= 5%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

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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South Dekalb Primary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian n/a 60.2% 57.4% 51.1%
African American n/a 0.9% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian n/a 0.2% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino n/a 23.2% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan n/a 14.8% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian n/a 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial n/a 0.8% 1.7% 3.1%

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Crossville Elementary School17%1.7Crossville, AL
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Fyffe High School42%6.6Lakeview, AL
Collinsville High School18%7.5Collinsville, AL
Whitesboro Elementary School45%10.2Sardis City, AL
Boaz Middle School37%11.3Boaz, AL
Sardis High School36%11.4Sardis City, AL
Boaz Intermediate School42%11.5Boaz, AL
Boaz High School35%11.6Boaz, AL
Corley Elementary School37%12.5Boaz, AL
Boaz Elementary School0%12.5Boaz, AL

Crossville demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2589291
Median age38.738.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%57%55%
Speak English89%95%79%
Speak Spanish10%3%13%

Education level achieved in Crossville

Completed 8th grade66.1%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school63.5%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college29.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree17.9%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.4%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters6.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.5%1.0%1.3%
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