PROFICIENCY 30% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Gadsden City

Striplin Elementary School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Gadsden City" in Gadsden, AL. There are a total of 350 students and 21 teachers at Striplin Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 290 free lunch students and 16 reduced lunch students.

Striplin Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 21% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch290
Reduced lunch16


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 Striplin 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

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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Striplin Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 14.9% 38.7% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 45.1% 48.1% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.6% 1.1% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 33.9% 9.9% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.5% 2.0% 1.7% 3.1%

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Floyd Elementary School30%1.9Gadsden, AL
Mitchell Elementary School52%2.2Gadsden, AL
Eura Brown Elementary School77%2.5Gadsden, AL
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Litchfield Middle School19%2.6Gadsden, AL
Walnut Pk Elementary School25%2.6Gadsden, AL
Thompson Elementary School32%3.2Gadsden, AL
Glencoe Middle School44%5.1Glencoe, AL

Gadsden demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)9719291
Median age40.038.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)50%57%55%
Speak English93%95%79%
Speak Spanish5%3%13%

Education level achieved in Gadsden

Completed 8th grade72.2%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school70.6%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college46.0%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree21.6%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.7%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.2%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.5%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.5%1.0%1.3%
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