Limestone County School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 17 public schools in Limestone County School District, serving 9,654 students.
  • Public schools in Limestone County School District have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The top ranked public schools in Limestone County School District are Creekside Elementary School, East Limestone High School and Johnson Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameLimestone County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lcsk12.org
School District Phone Number(256) 232-5353
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools17 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students9,654 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers492 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1

District Comparison

  • Limestone County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 138 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Limestone 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Limestone 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Limestone County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.410.59
# of American Indian Students63 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students62 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,014 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
8%
# of Black Students970 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
10%
33%
# of White Students7,319 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
76%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students221 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:10815,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:66054,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:70956,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:66455,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:74857,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:68158,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:72957,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:74255,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:74255,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:76655,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:82157,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:81855,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:77153,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:69552,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,354 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,446. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,179 is less than the state average of $10,415. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$84 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Limestone County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$91 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Limestone County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,354$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Limestone County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,179$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Limestone County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Limestone County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ardmore High School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    30285 Ardmore Ave
    Ardmore, AL 35739
    (256) 423-2685

    Grades: 6-12 | 968 students
  • Blue Springs Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Top 50%
    16787 Hardy Road
    Athens, AL 35611
    (256) 729-4092

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Cedar Hill Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    27905 Cedar Hill Rd
    Ardmore, AL 35739
    (256) 423-5950

    Grades: PK-5 | 637 students
  • Clements High School Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7730 Highway 72 W
    Athens, AL 35611
    (256) 729-6564

    Grades: 6-12 | 540 students
  • Creekside Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 20%
    15983 Sanderson Rd
    Harvest, AL 35749
    (256) 233-6452

    Grades: 1-5 | 521 students
  • Creekside Primary School
    16049 Sanderson Road
    Harvest, AL 35749
    (256) 216-8702

    Grades: K-2 | 515 students
  • East Limestone High School Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    15641 E Limestone Rd
    Athens, AL 35613
    (256) 233-6660

    Grades: 6-12 | 1,198 student
  • Elkmont Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    25630 Evans Street
    Elkmont, AL 35620
    (256) 732-4291

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • Elkmont High School Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    25630 Evans Ave
    Elkmont, AL 35620
    (256) 732-4291

    Grades: 6-12 | 690 students
  • Johnson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    21360 Hwy 251
    Athens, AL 35613
    (256) 233-6665

    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
  • Limestone County Area Vocational Technology Vocational School
    505 E Sanderfer Rd
    Athens, AL 35611
    (256) 233-6463

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
  • Limestone County Virtual School Center Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    21465 Al Hwy 99
    Athens, AL 35614
    (256) 232-5353

    Grades: K-12 | 953 students
  • Piney Chapel Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    20835 Elkton Rd
    Athens, AL 35614
    (256) 233-6674

    Grades: PK-5 | 210 students
  • Sugar Creek Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 50%
    26595 Salem Minor Hill Road
    Lester, AL 35647
    (256) 233-6669

    Grades: K-5 | 626 students
  • Tanner Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    12060 Sommers Road
    Tanner, AL 35671
    (256) 233-6682

    Grades: PK-5 | 350 students
  • Tanner High School Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    12060 Sommers Rd
    Tanner, AL 35671
    (256) 233-6682

    Grades: 6-12 | 464 students
  • West Limestone High School Math: 42% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10945 School House Rd
    Lester, AL 35647
    (256) 233-6687

    Grades: 6-12 | 798 students
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