Florence City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 9 public schools managed by Florence City School District serving 4,470 students in Florence, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Florence City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Florence Florence Freshman Center
    1203 Bradshaw Drive
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2400

    Grades: 9 | 362 students
  • Florence Florence High School
    1201 Bradshaw Dr
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2200

    Grades: 10-12 | 1031 students
  • Florence Florence Learning Center Alternative School
    610 W. College St
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-3022

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Florence Florence Middle School
    1603 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-3100

    Grades: 7-8 | 713 students
  • Florence Forest Hills School
    101 Stovall Dr
    Florence, AL 35633
    (256)768-2500

    Grades: PK-4 | 838 students
  • Florence Handy School
    955 Beale Street
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-3400

    Grades: PK | 54 students
  • Florence Harlan Elementary School
    2233 Mcburney Dr
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2700

    Grades: PK-4 | 449 students
  • Florence Hibbett School
    1601 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2800

    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
  • Florence Weeden Elementary School
    400 Baldwin Street
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)768-2900

    Grades: K-4 | 437 students

Overview

School District NameFlorence City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,470 students
# of Teachers284 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students2,070 students
% Male Students
46%
# of Female Students2,400 students
% Female Students
54%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.65
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students35 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students426 students
% Hispanic Students
10%
# of Black Students1,467 students
% Black Students
33%
# of White Students2,173 students
% White Students
48%
# of Hawaiian Students1 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students364 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:72
# of Students in Kindergarten:352
# of Students in 1st Grade:344
# of Students in 2nd Grade:337
# of Students in 3rd Grade:345
# of Students in 4th Grade:328
# of Students in 5th Grade:294
# of Students in 6th Grade:292
# of Students in 7th Grade:343
# of Students in 8th Grade:370
# of Students in 9th Grade:362
# of Students in 10th Grade:358
# of Students in 11th Grade:332
# of Students in 12th Grade:341
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Florence City School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Florence 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florence 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Florence City School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,929 is higher than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,838 is higher than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$48 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Florence City School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$52 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Florence City School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,929$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Florence City School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,838$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Florence City School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Florence City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.65, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Weeden Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.