Vestavia Hills Elementary Central



Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 350
5 354
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Vestavia Hills Elementary Central is a public elementary school located in Vestavia Hills, AL in the Vestavia Hills City School District. It enrolls 704 students in grades 1st through 12th. Vestavia Hills Elementary Central is the 145th largest public school in Alabama and the 7,497th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 704
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,497th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 145th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 722nd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 279th out of 783

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Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 385
(55%)
2,458
(51%)
 Female 319
(45%)
2,335
(49%)

Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 585
(83%)
3,993
(83%)
 Black 64
(9%)
351
(7%)
 Asian 38
(5%)
269
(6%)
 Hispanic 15
(2%)
130
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
45
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 635
(90%)
4,331
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 56
(8%)
364
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(2%)
98
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Vestavia Hills Elementary Central is ranked 760th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Vestavia Hills Elementary Central students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Vestavia Hills Elementary Central Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 634
2006 632
2007 618
2008 659
2009 699
2010 686
2011 708
2012 704

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 15
2007 13.7
2008 15.1
2009 19.4
2010 17.6
2011 18.6
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.05205047318612
2006 0.058544303797468
2007 0.06957928802589
2008 0.074355083459788
2009 0.070100143061516
2010 0.12099125364431
2011 0.098870056497175
2012 0.098011363636364

Compare Vestavia Hills Elementary Central to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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Vestavia Hills Elementary Central
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Public 04 - 05 704 17.6:1  
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Private PK - KG 111 7:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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