Shades Mt Elementary School

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This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, ... More
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

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 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
Science
54%
State avg: 39%
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Reading
56%
State avg: 38%
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Math
74%
State avg: 53%
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8/10
Academic progress
How much did this school help its students improve from one year to the next? This rating compares schools with similar proficiency levels to measure student progress over time.

A promising sign:

Students at this school are making more academic progress from one grade to the next compared to students at other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school’s continued success.

Equity
7/10
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.

A promising sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing better than other students in the state, though this school may still have achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity section below to learn more. Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
General Information
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Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White
59%
Black
26%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
6%
Hispanic
5%
Two or more races
4%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
338 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
81%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
2250 Sumpter St
Hoover, AL 35226
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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