Phenix City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 12 public schools serving 7,265 students in Phenix City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Phenix City School District have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Phenix City School District are Lakewood Elementary School, Sherwood Elementary School and Ridgecrest Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Phenix City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Phenix City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
12 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
7,265 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
425 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Phenix City 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 97% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#56 out of 139 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Phenix City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Phenix City  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)
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phenix City  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
97%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Phenix City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.59
0.61
# American Indian Students
24 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
43 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# Hispanic Students
716 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
9%
# Black Students
4,179 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
58%
32%
# White Students
1,901 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
26%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
9 Students
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
393 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
217
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
564
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
586
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
604
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
610
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
590
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
562
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
537
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
572
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
579
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
615
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
448
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
363
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
418
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,686 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,911 is less than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$70 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Phenix City  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
$72 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Phenix City  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
$9,686
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Phenix City  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
$9,911
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Phenix City  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 Phenix City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lakewood Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
24 Explorer Drive
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 732-1173
Grades: 3-5
| 495 students
Rank: #22.
Sherwood Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
706 Idle Hour Dr
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-7097
Grades: PK-5
| 507 students
Rank: #33.
Ridgecrest Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1806 8th Pl So
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 298-3004
Grades: PK-5
| 728 students
Rank: #44.
Meadowlane Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
709 Meadowlane Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 298-2568
Grades: PK-5
| 183 students
Rank: #55.
South Girard School
Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
521 Fontaine Rd
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 298-2527
Grades: 8
| 579 students
Rank: #66.
Central High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2400 Dobbs Dr
Phenix City, AL 36870
(334) 298-3626
Grades: 9-12
| 1,332 students
Rank: #77.
Phenix City Intermediate School
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2401 S Railroad St
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-8744
Grades: 6-7
| 1,109 students
Rank: #88.
Westview Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1012 Ingersoll Dr
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-4507
Grades: PK-5
| 617 students
Rank: #99.
Phenix City Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2307 South Railroad Street
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 732-1160
Grades: PK-5
| 699 students
Rank: n/an/a
2800 Dobbs Drive
Phenix City, AL 36870
(334) 448-8780
Grades: 9
| 512 students
Rank: n/an/a
18 Explorer Road
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 664-9955
Grades: K-2
| 504 students
Rank: n/an/a
Success Academy
Alternative School
1700 17th Avenue
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-9876
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Phenix City
  • 1212 Ninth Ave, Phenix City, AL, 36867
  • (334) 298-0534
  • pcboe.net
  • Students: 7,265 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 46% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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