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 declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 13% 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 (1987-2014)
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 0.26. 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
4%
8%
South Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
1%
23%
South Lawrence Elementary School Black Students (1993-2014)
White
95%
65%
South Lawrence Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups South Lawrence Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN 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.
0.10 0.26
South Lawrence Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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

The district's student population of 6,908 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,345 is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has grown by 27% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,484 is less than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has grown by 27% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $30 MM
Lawrence County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $58 MM $29 MM
Lawrence County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,345 $8,707
Lawrence County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,484 $8,563
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
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 490 students525 Second South Av
    LorettoTN 38469
    (931)853-4324
    0.59-12490
  • FlorenceRogers High School
    8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 1233 students300 Rogers Ln
    FlorenceAL 35634
    (256)757-3106
    8PK-121233
  • LeomaLeoma Elementary School
    8.7 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 516 students2612 Hwy 43 South
    LeomaTN 38468
    (931)852-2542
    8.7PK-8516
  • Lawrenceburg Lawrenceburg Public Elementary School
    12.6 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 455 students600 Prosser Rd
    LawrenceburgTN 38464
    (931)762-3282
    12.6PK-6455
  • LawrenceburgE O Coffman Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    13.9 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 423 students111 Lafayette Av
    LawrenceburgTN 38464
    (931)762-6395
    13.97-8423

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