Lawrence County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 3,245 students in Lawrence County School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Alabama.
Public Elementary Schools in Lawrence County School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Alabama public elementary school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Lawrence County School District are East Lawrence Elementary School, Hatton Elementary School and Moulton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is less than the Alabama public elementary school average of 46% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Lawrence County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,056 Schools
# Students
3,245 Students
510,464 Students
# Teachers
182 Teachers
28,699 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Lawrence County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 138 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 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#85 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lawrence 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 Lawrence 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)
42%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lawrence 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 Lawrence 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
0.42
0.60
# American Indian Students
254 Students
5,171 Students
% American Indian Students
8%
1%
# Asian Students
12 Students
6,955 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
120 Students
42,493 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
302 Students
166,045 Students
% Black Students
9%
33%
# White Students
2,452 Students
277,042 Students
% White Students
76%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
585 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
103 Students
12,173 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
152
14,778
# Students in K Grade:
383
53,335
# Students in 1st Grade:
379
56,316
# Students in 2nd Grade:
316
55,468
# Students in 3rd Grade:
372
57,386
# Students in 4th Grade:
381
58,396
# Students in 5th Grade:
380
57,544
# Students in 6th Grade:
365
55,231
# Students in 7th Grade:
269
40,182
# Students in 8th Grade:
248
39,172
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
5,911
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
5,660
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
5,431
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
5,654
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,359 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,068 is less than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$49 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lawrence County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$48 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Lawrence County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,359
$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lawrence County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,068
$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lawrence County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Lawrence County School District Public Elementary Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
East Lawrence Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
263 County Road 370
Trinity, AL 35673
(256) 905-2514
Grades: PK-4
| 538 students
Rank: #22.
Hatton Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6536 County Road 236
Town Creek, AL 35672
(256) 685-4000
Grades: PK-6
| 481 students
Rank: #33.
Moulton Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
412 Main St
Moulton, AL 35650
(256) 905-2450
Grades: PK-4
| 673 students
Rank: #44.
Moulton Middle School
Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
660 College St
Moulton, AL 35650
(256) 905-2460
Grades: 5-8
| 580 students
Rank: #55.
East Lawrence Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
99 County Road 370
Trinity, AL 35673
(256) 905-2420
Grades: 5-8
| 425 students
Rank: #66.
Mount Hope
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
8455 County Road 23
Mount Hope, AL 35651
(256) 905-2472
Grades: PK-6
| 121 students
Rank: #77.
Hazlewood Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
334 Hazelwood St
Town Creek, AL 35672
(256) 685-4020
Grades: K-6
| 243 students
Rank: #88.
Speake
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
7323 Alabama Highway 36
Danville, AL 35619
(256) 974-9201
Grades: PK-6
| 184 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Students: 3,245 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.42

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