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Vestavia Hills City

GreatSchools Rating: 10 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
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1204 Montgomery Hwy
Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
Jefferson County
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PH: (205) 402-5100
FAX: (205) 402-5134

  • Grades PK-12
  • 6511 students
  • 8 schools

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 ARMT Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3

Reading
 98% (2012)
 96% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 96% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 95% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Math
 96% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 95% (2007)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 4

Reading
 97% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Math
 94% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 92% (2008)
 94% (2007)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 5

Reading
 97% (2012)
 98% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 96% (2009)
 96% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 89% in 2012.

Math
 96% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 94% (2008)
 96% (2007)
The state average for Math was 91% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 6

Reading
 97% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 96% (2010)
 98% (2009)
 98% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 88% in 2012.

Math
 91% (2012)
 93% (2011)
 94% (2010)
 92% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 91% (2007)
The state average for Math was 77% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Reading
 97% (2012)
 96% (2011)
 96% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 96% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 86% in 2012.

Math
 91% (2012)
 90% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 90% (2009)
 87% (2008)
 90% (2007)
The state average for Math was 73% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 8

Reading
 96% (2012)
 95% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 95% (2009)
 95% (2008)
 93% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 79% in 2012.

Math
 95% (2012)
 94% (2011)
 96% (2010)
 94% (2009)
 93% (2008)
 91% (2007)
The state average for Math was 79% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math.
  • The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 ARMT Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students98%
Female98%
Male97%
Black84%
Asian/Pacific Islander93%
Hispanic100%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible90%
Special education students78%
General population100%
English language learners100%
Proficient in English98%
Non-migrant98%

MathThis District
All Students96%
Female97%
Male95%
Black77%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic86%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White97%
Free lunch eligible83%
Special education students75%
General population98%
English language learners84%
Proficient in English96%
Non-migrant96%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students97%
Female96%
Male97%
Black79%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic91%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible88%
Special education students74%
General population99%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant97%

MathThis District
All Students94%
Female93%
Male94%
Black71%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanic100%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White95%
Free lunch eligible82%
Special education students69%
General population96%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant94%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male95%
Black80%
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic100%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible89%
Special education students67%
General population99%
English language learners80%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant97%

MathThis District
All Students96%
Female98%
Male94%
Black71%
Asian/Pacific Islander97%
Hispanic100%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible87%
Special education students69%
General population98%
English language learners73%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant96%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male95%
Black78%
Asian/Pacific Islander93%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible73%
Special education students69%
General population98%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant97%

MathThis District
All Students91%
Female91%
Male91%
Black58%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White93%
Free lunch eligible63%
Special education students50%
General population93%
Proficient in English91%
Non-migrant91%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male96%
Black91%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic85%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible80%
Special education students65%
General population99%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant97%

MathThis District
All Students91%
Female91%
Male91%
Black74%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic69%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White93%
Free lunch eligible60%
Special education students39%
General population94%
Proficient in English92%
Non-migrant91%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students96%
Female97%
Male94%
Black77%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White97%
Free lunch eligible69%
Special education students52%
General population98%
Proficient in English96%
Non-migrant96%

MathThis District
All Students95%
Female96%
Male94%
Black82%
Asian/Pacific Islander88%
Hispanic93%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White96%
Free lunch eligible72%
Special education students59%
General population97%
Proficient in English95%
Non-migrant95%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math.
  • The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 ASA Results

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 5

Science
 95% (2012)
 96% (2011)
 95% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 94% (2008)
The state average for Science was 80% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7

Science
 94% (2012)
 92% (2011)
 93% (2010)
 93% (2009)
 85% (2008)
The state average for Science was 76% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Science Assessment (ASA) to test students in grades 5 and 7 in science.
  • The ASA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 ASA Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % meeting or exceeding standards

Grade 5
ScienceThis District
All Students95%
Female97%
Male93%
Black69%
Asian/Pacific Islander91%
Hispanic92%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible77%
Special education students69%
General population97%
English language learners60%
Proficient in English96%
Non-migrant95%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 7
ScienceThis District
All Students94%
Female96%
Male92%
Black88%
Asian/Pacific Islander96%
Hispanic77%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White95%
Free lunch eligible77%
Special education students58%
General population96%
Proficient in English94%
Non-migrant94%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama Science Assessment (ASA) to test students in grades 5 and 7 in science.
  • The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 AHSGE Results

Scale: % passing

Grade 11

Reading
 98% (2012)
 98% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 98% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 95% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 83% in 2012.

Social Studies
 96% (2012)
 97% (2011)
 97% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 97% (2008)
 96% (2007)
The state average for Social Studies was 71% in 2012.

Science
 99% (2009)
 98% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Science was 76% in 2009.

Biology I
 100% (2012)
 99% (2011)
 100% (2010)
The state average for Biology I was 95% in 2012.

Language
 97% (2012)
 98% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 97% (2009)
 96% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Language was 75% in 2012.

Math
 99% (2012)
 98% (2011)
 98% (2010)
 98% (2009)
 98% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Math was 85% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 12

Reading
 99% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 100% (2010)
 100% (2009)
 99% (2008)
 98% (2007)
The state average for Reading was 94% in 2012.

Social Studies
 100% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 100% (2010)
 100% (2009)
 99% (2008)
 98% (2007)
The state average for Social Studies was 90% in 2012.

Science
 100% (2009)
 99% (2008)
 97% (2007)
The state average for Science was 94% in 2009.

Biology I
 100% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 100% (2010)
The state average for Biology I was 98% in 2012.

Language
 100% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 100% (2010)
 100% (2009)
 99% (2008)
 98% (2007)
The state average for Language was 90% in 2012.

Math
 99% (2012)
 100% (2011)
 100% (2010)
 100% (2009)
 99% (2008)
 98% (2007)
The state average for Math was 95% in 2012.

Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies.
  • High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate.
  • The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

See Alabama's state standards

Compare all high schools in this district

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 AHSGE Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % passing

Grade 11
ReadingThis District
All Students98%
Female99%
Male97%
Black88%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible92%
Special education students78%
General population99%
Proficient in English98%
Non-migrant98%

Social StudiesThis District
All Students96%
Female96%
Male96%
Black88%
Asian/Pacific Islander95%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White97%
Free lunch eligible88%
Special education students65%
General population98%
Proficient in English96%
Non-migrant96%

Biology IThis District
All Students100%
Female100%
Male99%
Black97%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White100%
Free lunch eligible96%
Special education students91%
General population100%
Proficient in English100%
Non-migrant100%

LanguageThis District
All Students97%
Female98%
Male97%
Black88%
Asian/Pacific Islander95%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White98%
Free lunch eligible92%
Special education students65%
General population99%
Proficient in English97%
Non-migrant97%

MathThis District
All Students99%
Female100%
Male98%
Black91%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible92%
Special education students78%
General population100%
Proficient in English99%
Non-migrant99%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

Grade 12
ReadingThis District
All Students99%
Female99%
Male99%
Black92%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White99%
Free lunch eligible88%
Special education students80%
General population100%
Proficient in English99%
Non-migrant99%

Social StudiesThis District
All Students100%
Female100%
Male99%
Black96%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White100%
Free lunch eligible94%
Special education students90%
General population100%
Proficient in English99%
Non-migrant100%

Biology IThis District
All Students100%
Female100%
Male100%
Black96%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White100%
Free lunch eligible94%
Special education students95%
General population100%
Proficient in English100%
Non-migrant100%

LanguageThis District
All Students100%
Female100%
Male99%
Black96%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White100%
Free lunch eligible94%
Special education students90%
General population100%
Proficient in English99%
Non-migrant100%

MathThis District
All Students99%
Female100%
Male99%
Black96%
Asian/Pacific Islander100%
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White100%
Free lunch eligible94%
Special education students90%
General population100%
Proficient in English99%
Non-migrant99%
Source: AL Dept. of Education, 2011-2012

About the Tests

  • In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies.
  • High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate.
  • The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Alabama Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to pass the test.

Testing in Alabama: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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