Lillie B Williamson High School

Lillie B Williamson High School serves 686 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Lillie B Williamson High School operates within the Mobile County School District.
The school district's 65% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 686 students has declined by 41% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 686 students
Lillie B Williamson High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Lillie B Williamson High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lillie B Williamson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Lillie B Williamson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
99%
34%
Lillie B Williamson High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
1%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Lillie B Williamson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.02 0.20
Lillie B Williamson High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
92%
52%
Lillie B Williamson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
2%
6%
Lillie B Williamson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 61,341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 99% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,279 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,522 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
113
7
Number of Students Managed 61,341 2,979
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 65% 72%
Mobile County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $580 MM $29 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $595 MM $31 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,279 $9,620
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,522 $10,180
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Murphy High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mae Eanes Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is George Hall Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mobile George Hall Elementary School
    1108 Antwerp St
    MobileAL 36605
    (251)221-1345
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 507 students                      
  • MobileErwin Craighead Elementary School
    1000 South Ann St
    MobileAL 36605
    (251)221-1155
    0.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 492 students                      
  • MobileLeinkauf Elementary School
    1410 Monroe St
    MobileAL 36604
    (251)221-1495
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 426 students                      
  • MobileMae Eanes Middle School
    1901 Hurtel St
    MobileAL 36605
    (251)221-2189
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 420 students                      
  • MobileMurphy High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    100 South Carlen St
    MobileAL 36606
    (251)221-3206
    1.2 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 2225 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 06, 2006 - Williamson High school has come a long way. The students, teachers, and staff are getiing better every year. Many people say negative things about Lillie B. but it is now one of the best High schools in Mobile County. How do I know? I go there - Posted by Student/Alumni

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