Southlawn Middle School

Southlawn Middle School serves 711 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Southlawn Middle School operates within the Montgomery County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 711 students has grown by 53% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 711 students
Southlawn Middle School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Southlawn Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Southlawn Middle School Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Southlawn Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Southlawn Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Southlawn Middle School Black Students (2009-2014)
Black
92%
34%
Southlawn Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
2%
57%
Southlawn Middle School White Students (1999-2014)
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.
0.15 0.32
Southlawn Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
93%
52%
Southlawn Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
2%
6%
Southlawn Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Montgomery County School District's student population of 31,802 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,483 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,230 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Montgomery County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
66
7
Number of Students Managed 31,802 3,026
Montgomery County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $301 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $325 MM $30 MM
Montgomery County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,483 $10,181
Montgomery County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,230 $10,301
Montgomery County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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 Grades Students
  • MontgomerySouthlawn Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 313 students
    1 miles
    5225 Patricia Ln
    MontgomeryAL 36108
    (334)284-8028
    1KG-5313
  • MontgomeryMartin Luther King Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 454 students
    2.4 miles
    4655 Gateway Dr
    MontgomeryAL 36108
    (334)284-8080
    2.4PK-5454
  • MontgomeryHarrison Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5
    3.7 miles
    164 East South Blvd
    MontgomeryAL 36105
    (334)284-8001
    3.7PK-5n/a
  • MontgomeryC I T Y SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    4.1 miles
    3315 Hayneville Rd
    MontgomeryAL 36108
    (334)269-2489
    4.16-12n/a
  • MontgomeryDavis Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 541 students
    4.1 miles
    3605 Rosa Parks Dr
    MontgomeryAL 36105
    (334)269-3662
    4.1PK-5541

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