Covington County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,049 students in Covington County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Covington County School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Covington County School District are Straughn Elementary School, Straughn Middle School and Straughn High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Covington County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Covington 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
Covington County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,469 Schools
# Students
3,049 Students
738,868 Students
# Teachers
197 Teachers
41,980 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Covington County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 94% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#42 out of 139 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Covington County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Covington 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)
50%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Covington 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
94%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Covington 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
0.20
0.59
# American Indian Students
15 Students
6,922 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
27 Students
10,742 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
35 Students
58,276 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
217 Students
242,243 Students
% Black Students
7%
33%
# White Students
2,721 Students
403,300 Students
% White Students
89%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
833 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
34 Students
16,552 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
87
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
220
54,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
236
56,244
# Students in 2nd Grade:
243
55,387
# Students in 3rd Grade:
241
57,289
# Students in 4th Grade:
212
58,325
# Students in 5th Grade:
222
57,472
# Students in 6th Grade:
234
54,978
# Students in 7th Grade:
263
55,084
# Students in 8th Grade:
233
54,680
# Students in 9th Grade:
234
57,216
# Students in 10th Grade:
232
55,243
# Students in 11th Grade:
218
53,854
# Students in 12th Grade:
174
52,777
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,727 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 $10,690 is less 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
$33 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Covington 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
$33 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Covington 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
$10,727
$10,775
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Covington 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
$10,690
$10,820
This chart display average spending per public school student in Covington 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 Covington County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Straughn Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
29324 Straughn School Road
Andalusia, AL 36421
(334) 427-1311
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #22.
Straughn Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
29324 Straughn School Road
Andalusia, AL 36421
(334) 222-4090
Grades: 6-8
| 275 students
Rank: #33.
Straughn High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
29448 Straughn School Road
Andalusia, AL 36421
(334) 222-2511
Grades: 9-12
| 385 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Red Level Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
28551 Barrow Road
Red Level, AL 36474
(334) 469-5315
Grades: PK-6
| 321 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Ws Harlan Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1641 Mohegan St
Lockhart, AL 36455
(334) 858-3294
Grades: PK-6
| 277 students
Rank: #66.
Pleasant Home School
Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
12548 Falco Road
Andalusia, AL 36420
(334) 222-1315
Grades: PK-12
| 555 students
Rank: #77.
Fleeta School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
27463 County Road 30
Opp, AL 36467
(334) 493-6772
Grades: K-8
| 166 students
Rank: #88.
Red Level High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
28551 Barrow Road
Red Level, AL 36474
(334) 469-5315
Grades: 7-12
| 256 students
Rank: #99.
Florala High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
22114 Begonia St
Florala, AL 36442
(334) 858-3765
Grades: 7-12
| 226 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Covington County
  • 807 C C Baker Ave, Andalusia, AL, 36421-2199
  • (334) 222-7571
  • cov.k12.al.us
  • Students: 3,049 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 11%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.20

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