South Lawrence Elementary School

707 2nd Ave South,

Loretto, TN, 38469-0310

Tel: (931)853-4965
Grades: PK-8

683 students

South Lawrence Elementary School serves 683 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
South Lawrence Elementary School operates within the Lawrence County School District.

Overview

The student population of 683 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 683 students
South Lawrence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
South Lawrence Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade South Lawrence Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
South Lawrence Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
South Lawrence Elementary School Asian (1996-2009)
Hispanic
3%
7%
South Lawrence Elementary School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
1%
24%
South Lawrence Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
94%
66%
South Lawrence Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups South Lawrence Elementary School Sch Ethnicity South Lawrence Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.50
South Lawrence Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
50%
48%
South Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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.
9%
7%
South Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,935 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lawrence County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
7
Number of Students Managed 6,935 3,496
District Total Revenue $55 MM $28 MM
Lawrence County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $54 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,905 $8,477
District Spending / Student $7,828 $8,379
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Loretto High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Rogers High School (8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lawrenceburg Public Elementary School (12.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Loretto Loretto High School
    525 Second South
    Loretto , TN , 38469
    (931)853-4324
    0.5  mi  |  533  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Florence Rogers High School
    300 Rogers Ln
    Florence , AL , 35634
    (256)757-3106
    8  mi  |  1293  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Leoma Leoma Elementary School
    2612 Hwy 43 South
    Leoma , TN , 38468
    (931)852-2542
    8.7  mi  |  524  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Lawrenceburg Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Lawrenceburg Public Elementary School
    600 Prosser
    Lawrenceburg , TN , 38464
    (931)762-3282
    12.6  mi  |  465  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Lawrenceburg E O Coffman Middle School
    111 Lafayette
    Lawrenceburg , TN , 38464
    (931)762-6395
    13.9  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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