Monroe County School District

All
(9)
All
(9)
 
High
(6)
High
(6)
 
Middle
(6)
Middle
(6)
 
Elementary
(7)
Elementary
(7)
 
Pre-K
(5)
Pre-K
(5)
 
  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 9 public schools in Monroe County School District, serving 3,476 students.
  • Public schools in Monroe County School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (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 Monroe County School District are Monroeville Elementary School, Excel High School and J U Blacksher School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameMonroe County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.monroe.k12.al.us
School District Phone Number(251) 743-2153
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools9 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students3,476 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers215 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

  • Monroe 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 86% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Monroe 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)
31%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Monroe 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
86%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Monroe County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.550.59
# of American Indian Students86 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# of Asian Students18 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students27 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# of Black Students1,824 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
52%
33%
# of White Students1,482 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
43%
55%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students39 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:8915,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:24154,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:25256,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:26455,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24457,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:27958,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:25557,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:25755,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:28255,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:25855,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:25457,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:26155,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:25653,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:28452,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,831 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 $9,927 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$37 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monroe County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$37 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Monroe County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,831$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monroe County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,927$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monroe County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Monroe County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • C P Carmichael Alternative School Alternative School
    1323 Veterans Drive
    Monroeville, AL 36460
    (251) 575-4189

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Excel High School Math: 36% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3010 Hwy 136 W
    Excel, AL 36439
    (251) 765-9146

    Grades: PK-12 | 1,020 student
  • J F Shields High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    17688 Highway 21 N
    Beatrice, AL 36425
    (251) 789-2168

    Grades: PK-12 | 260 students
  • J U Blacksher School Math: 29% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    15933 Hwy 21 S
    Uriah, AL 36480
    (251) 862-2130

    Grades: PK-12 | 716 students
  • Monroe County Careertechnical Center Vocational School
    230 Tiger Dr
    Monroeville, AL 36460
    (251) 575-4381

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Monroe County High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    212 Tiger Dr
    Monroeville, AL 36460
    (251) 575-3258

    Grades: 9-12 | 422 students
  • Monroe Intermediate School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3366 County Rd 49
    Lower Peach Tree, AL 36751
    (334) 636-2032

    Grades: PK-8 | 82 students
  • Monroeville Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    297 S Mount Pleasant Ave
    Monroeville, AL 36460
    (251) 743-3474

    Grades: PK-4 | 579 students
  • Monroeville Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    201 York Street
    Monroeville, AL 36460
    (251) 575-4121

    Grades: 5-8 | 397 students
Recent Articles
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.
Learn 8 ways to guide your conversations with children when discussing high-profile acts of violence in schools.
Traditional Christmas carols, such as "Silent Night," may be sounds of the past on public school campuses. Learn about why schools are banning Christmas carols and how some parents are protesting the changes.