This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, and this school has about average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
9/10
Test scores
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Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school... More serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
Reading
55%
State avg: 39%
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Math
72%
State avg: 56%
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Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.
This section shows how much academic progress (also called “growth”) students at this school are making given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

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Equity
6/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Worth a deeper look:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing about as well as other students in the state, but this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity section below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What’s the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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White
59%
Black
27%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
7%
Hispanic
4%
Two or more races
3%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
624 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
70%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
3770 So Shades Crest Rd
Hoover, AL 35244
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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