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Pinson Elementary School

Public | K-2 | 808 students

 

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Posted November 19, 2013

My daughter attended Pinson Elem for 1st and 2nd grades, and now my son is there. He is in second grade now. We've had nothing but great teachers and a great experience while there.
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Posted November 16, 2009

My son has been in Pinson for two years. He has made great strides during this year and I owe this to teachers that are concerned about their students and willing to go the extra mile to help their students
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Posted March 26, 2009

Great staff and faculty. The newly renovated campus looks great!
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Posted March 14, 2009

Mrs rosalie ritchey is a wonderful and caring principal! awesome teachers! great learning environment.
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Posted January 10, 2007

I love pinson elementary!!!i went there first through second grade and never wanted to leave!!!!you just fell safe there!!!your kids will too!!!believe me!!!
—Submitted by a former student


Posted August 3, 2005

My child started in the flex class 2 years ago. We both love this school! I think it is a wonderful thing that the flex classes have parent/teacher conference 3 times a year. It helps to know where the children are in their course of education and what areas that they need some improvement. Hearing from the teacher every day through the agenda also helps with the discipline if any is needed. Mrs Mann is just the best teacher to us!
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Posted February 6, 2005

My second child is attending Pinson Elementary. This is a great school. My first child loved it there and my second child loves it too. I have always been impressed by the teachers and the different principals.
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Posted February 24, 2004

I am the proud parent of a Pinson Elementary student. I am African American and while this may seem irrelevant, it is very important to note. I love Pinson Elementary School and so does my daughters. I have a good relationship with each teacher I have met. I know I can count on the educators at Pinson to protect as well as teach my child. I have a daughter that will start Pinson in the fall and she has already met many teachers as well as the principal. This is a wonderful school and the parents are very supportive. All of these elements helps make Pinson an exceptional place to learn.
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Posted February 1, 2004

Mr.Andrews is a wonderful principal and has done a great job. I have one child attending this school, I also have a special needs child that I will be placing there next year. I feel very confident that they (my children) will receive an exceptional education here.
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Posted January 26, 2004

I have never been involved with Pinson Elementary until this year. I was very nervous and reluctant when the school year began. WOW! What a school! The teachers are so bonded and work together so well. The PTA members work so hard to support the faculty, parents and students. This is truly a great place for children to learn! Take it from a parent who's been involved with 5 other schools in the Birmingham area. Pinson Elementary is wonderful!
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Posted September 9, 2003

Pinson Elementary is by far the best school around. My three children have all attended. One is still enrolled there. We have exceptional teachers, awesome faculty, and last but certainly not least, a wonderful principal. Mr. Andrews will do anything for the children including dressing as a woman along with our PE coach, and dressing as the Easter Bunny. What a guy! I'm so thankful for Pinson Elementary and the people there. When you enter the doors its like walking into home.
—Submitted by a parent


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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 47% 58%
Black 31% 34%
Hispanic 19% 5%
Two or more races 2% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 63%N/A56%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Mrs Rosalie N Ritchey
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  • (205) 379-5095

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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4200 School Dr
Pinson, AL 35126
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Phone: (205) 379-5050

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