Butler County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,959 students in Butler County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Butler County School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Butler County School District are Mckenzie High School, Greenville Elementary School and Georgiana School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Butler County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Butler County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
2,959 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
154 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Butler County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 139 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#119 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Butler County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Butler County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Butler County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Butler County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.51
0.61
# American Indian Students
4 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
19 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
50 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
9%
# Black Students
1,799 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
61%
32%
# White Students
1,059 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
36%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
24 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
118
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
223
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
213
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
210
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
203
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
231
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
200
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
206
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
246
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
266
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
223
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
227
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
200
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
193
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,405 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,446 is less than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$31 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Butler County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$31 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Butler County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,405
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Butler County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,446
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Butler County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Butler County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mckenzie High School
Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
221 North Garland Road
Mc Kenzie, AL 36456
(334) 374-2711
Grades: PK-12
| 450 students
Rank: #22.
Greenville Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
102 Butler Cir
Greenville, AL 36037
(334) 382-7614
Grades: 3-4
| 314 students
Rank: #33.
Georgiana School
Math: 23% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
866 Highway 31 South
Georgiana, AL 36033
(334) 376-9130
Grades: PK-12
| 397 students
Rank: #44.
Greenville High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
100 Tiger Dr
Greenville, AL 36037
(334) 382-2608
Grades: 9-12
| 627 students
Rank: #55.
Greenville Middle School
Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Overlook Rd
Greenville, AL 36037
(334) 382-3450
Grades: 5-8
| 641 students
Rank: n/an/a
Butler County Area Vocational School
Vocational School
211 School Highlands Road
Greenville, AL 36037
(334) 382-2608
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
100 Butler Circle
Greenville, AL 36037
(334) 382-8720
Grades: PK-2
| 530 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Butler County
  • 211 School Highlands Road, Greenville, AL, 36037-1833
  • (334) 382-2665
  • butlerco.k12.al.us
  • Students: 2,959 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51

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