Lowndes County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public middle schools serving 354 students in Lowndes County School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in Alabama.
Public Middle Schools in Lowndes County School District have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Alabama public middle school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 44% statewide average).
The top ranked public middle schools in Lowndes County School District are Lowndes County Middle School, Hayneville Middle School and Project Success Learning Center. Overall testing 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 middle school average of 44% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lowndes County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Lowndes County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
3 Schools
527 Schools
# Students
354 Students
244,685 Students
# Teachers
17 Teachers
12,994 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Lowndes County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 134 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 95% has increased from 80-84% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#127 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lowndes County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lowndes 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
0.04
0.59
# American Indian Students
n/a
3,607 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
n/a
2,794 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
2 Students
21,335 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
9%
# Black Students
347 Students
73,936 Students
% Black Students
98%
30%
# White Students
5 Students
137,631 Students
% White Students
1%
56%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
264 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
n/a
5,118 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
2,408
# Students in K Grade:
-
5,313
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
5,230
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
5,149
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
5,248
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
5,711
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
11,175
# Students in 6th Grade:
125
41,930
# Students in 7th Grade:
117
58,726
# Students in 8th Grade:
112
57,952
# Students in 9th Grade:
-
13,625
# Students in 10th Grade:
-
11,442
# Students in 11th Grade:
-
10,704
# Students in 12th Grade:
-
10,072
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,766 is higher than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $17,371 is higher than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$22 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lowndes County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$22 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Lowndes County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$17,766
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lowndes County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$17,371
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lowndes County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Lowndes County School District Public Middle Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lowndes County Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
301 Old School Drive
Fort Deposit, AL 36032
(334) 227-4206
Grades: 6-8
| 156 students
Rank: #22.
Hayneville Middle School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
101 Lafayette St
Hayneville, AL 36040
(334) 548-2184
Grades: 6-8
| 198 students
Rank: n/an/a
Project Success Learning Center
Alternative School
147 Main St
Hayneville, AL 36040
(334) 563-7389
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Lowndes County School District
  • 80 Commerce Street S, Hayneville, AL, 36040
  • (334) 548-2131
  • lowndesboe.org
  • Students: 354 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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