Russell County School District

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Overview

School District NameRussell County School District
School District Websitehttp://myrcsd.org
School District Phone Number(706) 321-2224
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools8 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students3,503 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers201 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Russell County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 88% has increased from 72% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
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 Russell 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)
46%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Russell 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
88%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Russell County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.610.59
# of American Indian Students25 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students29 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students216 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# of Black Students1,344 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
38%
33%
# of White Students1,721 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
49%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students27 Students840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students141 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:5115,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:26954,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:28156,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:30355,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:27357,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:31358,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:29757,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:24455,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:26055,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:25655,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:29157,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:22255,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:20853,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:23552,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,827 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 $9,337 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$31 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Russell County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$33 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Russell County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,827$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Russell County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,337$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Russell County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Russell County School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Ladonia Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 30%
    9 Woodland Dr
    Phenix City, AL 36869
    (706) 321-2232

    Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
  • Oliver Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    77 Longview Street
    Phenix City, AL 36868
    (706) 321-2241

    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
  • Mount Olive Intermediate School Math: 45% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 50%
    456 State Highway 165
    Phenix City, AL 36868
    (706) 321-2235

    Grades: 3-5 | 365 students
  • Russell County Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4716 Old Seale Highway
    Phenix City, AL 36868
    (706) 321-2261

    Grades: 6-8 | 760 students
  • Dixie Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4914 Us Highway 80 W
    Phenix City, AL 36868
    (706) 321-2228

    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
  • Russell County High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4699 Old Seale Highway
    Phenix City, AL 36868
    (706) 321-2246

    Grades: 9-12 | 956 students
  • Alternative Learning Center Alternative School
    91 Poorhouse Rd
    Seale, AL 36875
    (706) 321-2261

    Grades: 5-12 | n/a student
  • Mt Olive Primary School
    454 State Highway 165
    Phenix City, AL 36868
    (706) 321-2238

    Grades: K-2 | 345 students
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