Clarke County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,597 students in Clarke County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Clarke County School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Clarke County School District are Grove Hill Elementary School, Jackson Middle School and Jackson Intermediate School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Clarke County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Clarke County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Clarke County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,469 Schools
# Students
2,597 Students
738,868 Students
# Teachers
158 Teachers
41,980 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Clarke 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 91% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#95 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Clarke County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Clarke 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)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Clarke 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
91%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Clarke 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
0.48
0.59
# American Indian Students
13 Students
6,922 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
10,742 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
34 Students
58,276 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
1,702 Students
242,243 Students
% Black Students
66%
33%
# White Students
809 Students
403,300 Students
% White Students
31%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
833 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
26 Students
16,552 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
45
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
189
54,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
184
56,244
# Students in 2nd Grade:
178
55,387
# Students in 3rd Grade:
170
57,289
# Students in 4th Grade:
203
58,325
# Students in 5th Grade:
180
57,472
# Students in 6th Grade:
170
54,978
# Students in 7th Grade:
170
55,084
# Students in 8th Grade:
209
54,680
# Students in 9th Grade:
232
57,216
# Students in 10th Grade:
201
55,243
# Students in 11th Grade:
236
53,854
# Students in 12th Grade:
230
52,777
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,773 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,775. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,295 is higher than the state median of $10,820. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$28 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Clarke County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$29 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Clarke County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,773
$10,775
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Clarke County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,295
$10,820
This chart display average spending per public school student in Clarke County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Clarke County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Grove Hill Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
450 West Cobb Street
Grove Hill, AL 36451
(251) 275-3423
Grades: PK-4
| 335 students
Rank: #22.
Jackson Middle School
Math: 46% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
235 College Ave
Jackson, AL 36545
(251) 246-3597
Grades: 6-8
| 361 students
Rank: #33.
Jackson Intermediate School
Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2950 Highway 43
Jackson, AL 36545
(251) 246-1599
Grades: 3-5
| 353 students
Rank: #44.
Wilson Hall Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Carter Drive
Grove Hill, AL 36451
(251) 250-2140
Grades: 5-8
| 248 students
Rank: #55.
Jackson High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
321 Stanley Dr
Jackson, AL 36545
(251) 246-2571
Grades: 9-12
| 516 students
Rank: #66.
Clarke County High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
151 S Church
Grove Hill, AL 36451
(251) 275-3368
Grades: 9-12
| 383 students
133 Mayton Dr
Jackson, AL 36545
(251) 246-2525
Grades: PK-2
| 401 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Students: 2,597 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 69%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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