Demopolis City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,332 students in Demopolis City 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 Demopolis City School District have an average math proficiency score of 39% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Demopolis City School District are Us Jones Elementary School, Demopolis High School and Demopolis Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Demopolis City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Demopolis City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,469 Schools
# Students
2,332 Students
738,868 Students
# Teachers
126 Teachers
41,980 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Demopolis City 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 stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#92 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Demopolis City  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 Demopolis City  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)
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Demopolis City  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 Demopolis City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.59
# American Indian Students
4 Students
6,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
15 Students
10,742 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
95 Students
58,276 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
1,153 Students
242,243 Students
% Black Students
49%
33%
# White Students
1,053 Students
403,300 Students
% White Students
45%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
833 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
12 Students
16,552 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
51
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
158
54,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
145
56,244
# Students in 2nd Grade:
165
55,387
# Students in 3rd Grade:
183
57,289
# Students in 4th Grade:
188
58,325
# Students in 5th Grade:
195
57,472
# Students in 6th Grade:
190
54,978
# Students in 7th Grade:
150
55,084
# Students in 8th Grade:
188
54,680
# Students in 9th Grade:
162
57,216
# Students in 10th Grade:
190
55,243
# Students in 11th Grade:
180
53,854
# Students in 12th Grade:
187
52,777
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,358 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 $8,939 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
$22 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Demopolis City  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
$21 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Demopolis City  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
$9,358
$10,775
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Demopolis City  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
$8,939
$10,820
This chart display average spending per public school student in Demopolis City  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 Demopolis City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Us Jones Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
715 E Jackson St
Demopolis, AL 36732
(334) 289-0426
Grades: 3-5
| 566 students
Rank: #22.
Demopolis High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Hwy 80 W
Demopolis, AL 36732
(334) 289-0294
Grades: 9-12
| 719 students
Rank: #33.
Demopolis Middle School
Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
300 E Pettus St
Demopolis, AL 36732
(334) 289-4242
Grades: 6-8
| 528 students
1720 Mauvilla Drive
Demopolis, AL 36732
(334) 289-0377
Grades: PK-2
| 519 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Students: 2,332 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 55%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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