Pickens County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Pickens County School District, serving 2,562 students.
  • Public school in Pickens County School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Alabama public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The top ranked public schools in Pickens County School District are Gordo Elementary School, Reform Elementary School and Aliceville Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% 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 NamePickens County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.pickenscountyschools.net
School District Phone Number(205)367-2080
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools8 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students2,562 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers150 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Pickens 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 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pickens 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)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pickens 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 Rate
96%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pickens County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.530.59
# of American Indian Students9 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students14 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students80 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
8%
# of Black Students1,487 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
58%
33%
# of White Students939 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
37%
55%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students33 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 15,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:21254,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:20956,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:19455,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:19457,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:21758,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:18857,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:17555,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:20355,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:19655,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:18757,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:19955,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:18553,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:20352,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,510 is higher 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 $10,634 is higher 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$29 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pickens County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$29 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Pickens County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,510$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pickens County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,634$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pickens County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Pickens County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Aliceville Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    800 Columbus Rd Nw
    Aliceville, AL 35442
    (205)373-8722

    Grades: PK-4 | 340 students
  • Aliceville High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    417 3rd St Se
    Aliceville, AL 35442
    (205)373-6378

    Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
  • Aliceville Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1000 Columbus Rd
    Aliceville, AL 35442
    (205)373-6900

    Grades: 5-8 | 240 students
  • Gordo Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 50%
    535 4th St Nw
    Gordo, AL 35466
    (205)364-8480

    Grades: K-6 | 638 students
  • Gordo High School Math: 16% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    630 4th St Nw
    Gordo, AL 35466
    (205)364-7353

    Grades: 7-12 | 561 students
  • Ladow Technical Center Vocational School
    377 Ladow Center Cir
    Carrollton, AL 35447
    (205)367-2080

    Grades: 10-12 | n/a students
  • Pickens County High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    205 4th Ave Se
    Reform, AL 35481
    (205)375-2344

    Grades: 7-12 | 221 students
  • Reform Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    815 7th Ave Sw
    Reform, AL 35481
    (205)375-6351

    Grades: K-6 | 302 students
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