Lowndes County School District

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 8 public schools in Lowndes County School District, serving 1,436 students.
  • Public schools in Lowndes County School District have an average math proficiency score of 23% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 21% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The top ranked public schools in Lowndes County School District are Central Elementary School, Jacksonsteele Elementary School and Hayneville Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameLowndes County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lowndesboe.org
School District Phone Number(334) 548-2131
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools8 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students1,436 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers85 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Lowndes 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 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lowndes 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)
23%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lowndes 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 Rate80-84%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lowndes County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.040.59
# of American Indian Studentsn/a6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1 Student10,786 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students10 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# of Black Students1,405 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
98%
33%
# of White Students20 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
1%
55%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1715,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:9354,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:9856,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:9955,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:12557,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:11358,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:11157,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:11155,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:10555,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:9855,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:10357,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:12055,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:13153,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:11252,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,276 is higher 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 $14,712 is higher 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$25 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lowndes County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$26 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Lowndes County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,276$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lowndes County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,712$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lowndes County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Lowndes County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Calhoun High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8213 County Road 33
    Letohatchee, AL 36047
    (334) 227-4515

    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
  • Central Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    141 Main St
    Hayneville, AL 36040
    (334) 563-7319

    Grades: PK-5 | 277 students
  • Central High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    145 Main St
    Hayneville, AL 36040
    (334) 563-7311

    Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
  • Fort Deposit Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 Gilmer Hills Rd
    Fort Deposit, AL 36032
    (334) 227-8704

    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
  • Hayneville Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    101 Lafayette St
    Hayneville, AL 36040
    (334) 548-2184

    Grades: 6-8 | 169 students
  • Jacksonsteele Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    570 Freedom Rd
    Hayneville, AL 36040
    (334) 872-0758

    Grades: PK-5 | 159 students
  • Lowndes County Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    301 Old School Drive
    Fort Deposit, AL 36032
    (334) 227-4206

    Grades: 6-8 | 145 students
  • Project Success Learning Center Alternative School
    147 Main St
    Hayneville, AL 36040
    (334) 563-7389

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a student
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