Vestavia Hills Elementary School West

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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
10/10
Test scores
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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
Reading
75%
State avg: 37%
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Math
89%
State avg: 59%
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Student progress
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Equity
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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? 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?

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Students
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White
78%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander
11%
Black
7%
Hispanic
3%
Two or more races
2%
American Indian/Alaska Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Students per counselor
776 :1
State avg: 472 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
98%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
1965 Merryvale Rd
Vestavia Hills, AL 35216
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Last modified: June 1, 2017
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