Monroe County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 3,152 students in Monroe County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
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 33% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Monroe County School District are J U Blacksher School, Monroe Intermediate School and Excel High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Monroe County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Monroe County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
9 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
3,152 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
195 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Monroe County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 91% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#112 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Monroe County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Monroe 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
0.57
0.61
# American Indian Students
117 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
4%
1%
# Asian Students
8 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
39 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
9%
# Black Students
1,641 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
52%
32%
# White Students
1,271 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
40%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
74 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
99
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
211
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
189
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
235
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
206
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
238
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
245
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
243
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
277
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
246
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
268
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
258
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
216
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
221
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,723 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,174 is higher than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$34 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Monroe County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$38 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Monroe County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,723
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Monroe 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
$12,174
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Monroe 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 Monroe County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
J U Blacksher School
Math: 35% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
15933 Hwy 21 S
Uriah, AL 36480
(251) 862-2130
Grades: PK-12
| 648 students
Rank: #22.
Monroe Intermediate School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3366 County Rd 49
Lower Peach Tree, AL 36751
(334) 636-2032
Grades: PK-8
| 83 students
Rank: #33.
Excel High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3010 Hwy 136 W
Excel, AL 36439
(251) 765-9146
Grades: PK-12
| 1,000 students
Rank: #44.
Monroeville Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
297 S Mount Pleasant Ave
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 743-3474
Grades: PK-4
| 477 students
Rank: #55.
Monroeville Middle School
Math: 24% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
201 York Street
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 575-4121
Grades: 5-8
| 373 students
Rank: #66.
Monroe County High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
212 Tiger Dr
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 575-3258
Grades: 9-12
| 342 students
Rank: #77.
J F Shields High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
17688 Highway 21 N
Beatrice, AL 36425
(251) 789-2168
Grades: PK-12
| 229 students
Rank: n/an/a
C P Carmichael Alternative School
Alternative School
1323 Veterans Drive
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 575-4189
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Monroe County Careertechnical Center
Vocational School
230 Tiger Dr
Monroeville, AL 36460
(251) 575-4381
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Monroe County
  • 109 Pickens St, Monroeville, AL, 36460
  • (251) 743-2153
  • monroe.k12.al.us
  • Students: 3,152 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 91% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.57

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