Perry County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 top public schools in Perry County School District, serving 1,442 students.
  • Public school in Perry County School District have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus Alabama public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 15% (versus 39% Alabama statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The school with the highest math and reading proficiency is Albert Turner Senior Elementary School, with 16% math proficiency and 15% reading proficiency. Read more about public school math/reading proficiency statistics in Alabama or national school math/reading proficiency statistics.
  • 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 NamePerry County School District
School District Websitehttp://perrycountyal.org
School District Phone Number(334)683-6528
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools3 Schools1,530 Schools
# of Students1,442 Students744,845 Students
# of Teachers85 Teachers42,377 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Perry County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 137 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Perry 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Perry 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Perry County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.020.59
# of American Indian Studentsn/a6,998 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a10,712 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students1 Student55,311 Students
% Hispanic Students
n/a
7%
# of Black Students1,425 Students245,636 Students
% Black Students
99%
33%
# of White Students13 Students409,208 Students
% White Students
1%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student769 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students2 Students16,211 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:3514,638
# of Students in Kindergarten:11155,460
# of Students in 1st Grade:9856,606
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10457,603
# of Students in 3rd Grade:10758,551
# of Students in 4th Grade:11757,953
# of Students in 5th Grade:9555,815
# of Students in 6th Grade:9255,256
# of Students in 7th Grade:11755,270
# of Students in 8th Grade:11855,055
# of Students in 9th Grade:11558,792
# of Students in 10th Grade:12257,037
# of Students in 11th Grade:11754,489
# of Students in 12th Grade:9452,320
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,034 is higher than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,171 is higher than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$19 MM$30 MM
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Spending$19 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Perry County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,034$10,435
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Spending / Student$11,171$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Perry County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Perry County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency | AL School Rank) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Marion Albert Turner Senior Elementary School Math: 16% / Reading: 15% | Bottom 50%
    101 Hubbard Drive
    Marion, AL 36756
    (334)683-6622

    Grades: PK-12 | 784 students
  • Marion Head Start Perry Cty Alternative School
    Greensboro St
    Marion, AL 36756
    (205)682-5300

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Uniontown Robert C Hatch High School Math: 12% / Reading: 14% | Bottom 50%
    470 West Avenue
    Uniontown, AL 36786
    (334)628-4061

    Grades: PK-12 | 658 students
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