Marengo County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,042 students in Marengo County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Marengo County School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Marengo County School District are Sweet Water High School, Amelia L Johnson High School and Marengo High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Marengo County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Marengo County School District
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,469 Schools
# Students
1,042 Students
738,868 Students
# Teachers
62 Teachers
41,980 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Marengo County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 139 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 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#51 out of 139 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marengo County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marengo 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)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marengo 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
90-94%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marengo 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
0.48
0.59
# American Indian Students
n/a
6,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
10,742 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
7 Students
58,276 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
656 Students
242,243 Students
% Black Students
63%
33%
# White Students
370 Students
403,300 Students
% White Students
36%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
833 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
4 Students
16,552 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
37
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
65
54,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
64
56,244
# Students in 2nd Grade:
67
55,387
# Students in 3rd Grade:
71
57,289
# Students in 4th Grade:
89
58,325
# Students in 5th Grade:
77
57,472
# Students in 6th Grade:
71
54,978
# Students in 7th Grade:
84
55,084
# Students in 8th Grade:
83
54,680
# Students in 9th Grade:
79
57,216
# Students in 10th Grade:
92
55,243
# Students in 11th Grade:
86
53,854
# Students in 12th Grade:
77
52,777
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,480 is higher than the state median of $10,775. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,586 is higher than the state median of $10,820. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$12 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marengo County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$12 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Marengo County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,480
$10,775
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marengo County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,586
$10,820
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marengo County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Marengo County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sweet Water High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
440 Main Street
Sweet Water, AL 36782
(334) 994-4263
Grades: PK-12
| 601 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Amelia L Johnson High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Coates St
Thomaston, AL 36783
(334) 627-3364
Grades: K-12
| 174 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Marengo High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
212 Panther Drive
Dixons Mills, AL 36736
(334) 992-2395
Grades: PK-12
| 267 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Students: 1,042 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48

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