South Lawrence Elementary School

South Lawrence Elementary School serves 651 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 35%.
South Lawrence Elementary School operates within the Lawrence County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 651 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 651 students
South Lawrence Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % South Lawrence Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
South Lawrence Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade South Lawrence Elementary School Student 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 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
South Lawrence Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
4%
8%
South Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
1%
23%
South Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
95%
65%
South Lawrence Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
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.
0.10 0.52
South Lawrence Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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%
51%
South Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
10%
7%
South Lawrence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Lawrence County School District's student population of 6,908 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,345 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lawrence County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
8
Number of Students Managed 6,908 3,515
Lawrence County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM n/a
Lawrence County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $58 MM n/a
Lawrence County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,345 n/a
Lawrence County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,484 n/a
Lawrence County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Rogers High School (8 miles away)
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  • LorettoLoretto High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    0.5 miles
    525 Second South Av
    LorettoTN 38469
    (931)853-4324
    0.59-12490
  • FlorenceRogers High School
    Grades: PK-12 | 1233 students
    8 miles
    300 Rogers Ln
    FlorenceAL 35634
    (256)757-3106
    8PK-121233
  • LeomaLeoma Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 516 students
    8.7 miles
    2612 Hwy 43 South
    LeomaTN 38468
    (931)852-2542
    8.7PK-8516
  • Lawrenceburg Lawrenceburg Public Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 455 students
    12.6 miles
    600 Prosser Rd
    LawrenceburgTN 38464
    (931)762-3282
    12.6PK-6455
  • LawrenceburgE O Coffman Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 423 students
    13.9 miles
    111 Lafayette Av
    LawrenceburgTN 38464
    (931)762-6395
    13.97-8423

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