Lamar County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public schools managed by Lamar County School District serving 2,366 students in Vernon, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the state average of 18:1.

Lamar County School District (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Vernon Lamar Co High-intermediate
    8990 Highway 18
    Vernon, AL 35592
    (205)695-7717

    Grades: 4-12 | 666 students
  • Vernon Lamar Co School Of Technical Vocational School
    43880 Hwy 17 South
    Vernon, AL 35592
    (205)695-7129

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a students
  • Millport South Lamar School
    300 Sls Road
    Millport, AL 35576
    (205)662-4411

    Grades: PK-12 | 555 students
  • Sulligent Sulligent School
    500 Elm St
    Sulligent, AL 35586
    (205)698-9254

    Grades: PK-12 | 790 students
  • Vernon Vernon Elementary School
    9700 Hwy 18 W
    Vernon, AL 35592
    (205)695-7717

    Grades: PK-3 | 355 students

Overview

School District NameLamar County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,700 students
# of Teachers98 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students896 students
% Male Students
53%
# of Female Students804 students
% Female Students
47%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.27
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students20 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students208 students
% Black Students
12%
# of White Students1,438 students
% White Students
85%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students33 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:79
# of Students in Kindergarten:153
# of Students in 1st Grade:168
# of Students in 2nd Grade:165
# of Students in 3rd Grade:190
# of Students in 4th Grade:113
# of Students in 5th Grade:107
# of Students in 6th Grade:100
# of Students in 7th Grade:116
# of Students in 8th Grade:109
# of Students in 9th Grade:107
# of Students in 10th Grade:92
# of Students in 11th Grade:116
# of Students in 12th Grade:85
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lamar County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 90-94% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lamar 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lamar 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lamar County 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 $8,744 in this school district is less 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 $8,666 is less 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$21 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lamar County School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$21 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Lamar County School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,744$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lamar County School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,666$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lamar County 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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