Southlawn Middle School

Southlawn Middle School serves 738 students in grades 6-9.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Southlawn Middle School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

Overview

The student population of 738 students has grown by 59% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-9
Total Students 738 students
Southlawn Middle School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Southlawn Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Southlawn Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Southlawn Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
5%
Southlawn Middle School Hispanic (2009-2012)
Black
94%
35%
Southlawn Middle School Black (1999-2012)
White
1%
58%
Southlawn Middle School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.12 0.70
Southlawn Middle School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
51%
Southlawn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
7%
Southlawn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 32,413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
63
7
Number of Students Managed 32,413 2,928
Montgomery County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $331 MM n/a
Montgomery County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $354 MM n/a
Montgomery County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,577 $0
Montgomery County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,309 $0
Montgomery County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is C I T Y School (4.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is C I T Y School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Southlawn Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Montgomery Southlawn Elementary School
    5225 Patricia Ln
    Montgomery , AL , 36108
    (334)284-8028
    1  mi  |  396  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Montgomery Martin Luther King Elementary School
    4655 Gateway Dr
    Montgomery , AL , 36108
    (334)284-8080
    2.4  mi  |  485  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Montgomery Harrison Elementary School
    164 East South Blvd
    Montgomery , AL , 36105
    (334)284-8001
    3.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Montgomery Davis Elementary School
    3605 Rosa Parks Ave
    Montgomery , AL , 36105
    (334)269-3662
    4.1  mi  |  571  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Montgomery C I T Y School
    Alternative School
    3315 Old Hayneville Rd
    Montgomery , AL , 36108
    (334)269-2489
    Alternative School
    4.1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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