PROFICIENCY 52% 39% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
38%Lamar County
41%Vernon
37%Alabama

Vernon Elementary School is a school servicing grades KG to 3 and is located in the district of "Lamar County" in Vernon, AL. There are a total of 353 students and 19 teachers at Vernon Elementary School, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 188 free lunch students and 36 reduced lunch students.

Vernon Elementary School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 52.0%, which is 39% higher than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students353
Teachers19.01
Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch188
Reduced lunch36

 

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 Vernon 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
All65-69%
365-69%
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
335-39%
4n/a
5n/a
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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Vernon Elementary School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
Caucasian 86.7% 84.3% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 7.9% 12.8% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.0% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.2% 1.5% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.2% 1.4% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Lamar Co High-intermediate30%0.8Vernon, AL
Sulligent School34%10.0Sulligent, AL

Vernon demographics profile

StatisticVernonAlabamaNational
Population2,4234,841,164318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)4129291
Median age39.538.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)55%57%55%
Speak English96%95%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%

Education level achieved in Vernon

IndexVernonAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade71.4%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school70.3%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college35.7%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.9%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors12.2%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.7%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Vernon Elementary School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.