Russell County School District
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 8 public schools in Russell County School District, serving 3,503 students. Russell County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
- Public schools in Russell County 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 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
- Minority enrollment is 51% 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.
|School District Name||Russell County School District|
|School District Website||http://myrcsd.org|
|School District Phone Number||(706) 321-2224|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AL)|
|# of Schools||8 Schools||1,474 Schools|
|# of Students||3,503 Students||742,195 Students|
|# of Teachers||201 Teachers||42,154 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||18:1|
- 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 Data||This School District||State Average (AL)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||25 Students||6,934 Students|
|% American Indian Students|
|# of Asian Students||29 Students||10,786 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||216 Students||58,766 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1,344 Students||243,597 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,721 Students||404,645 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||27 Students||840 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students|
|# of Two or more races Students||141 Students||16,627 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||51||15,520|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||269||54,954|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||281||56,387|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||303||55,562|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||273||57,484|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||313||58,492|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||297||57,872|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||244||55,711|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||260||55,600|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||256||55,226|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||291||57,301|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||222||55,318|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||208||53,920|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||235||52,848|
|# 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 Data||This School District||This State (AL)|
|Total Revenue||$31 MM||$30 MM|
|Spending||$33 MM||$30 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$8,827||$10,446|
|Spending / Student||$9,337||$10,415|
Russell County School District Public Schools (2020-21)
- School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Ladonia Elementary School 9 Woodland Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
Grades: PK-5 | 442 students
- Oliver Elementary School 77 Longview Street
Phenix City, AL 36868
Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
- Dixie Elementary School 4914 Us Highway 80 W
Phenix City, AL 36868
Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
- Russell County High School 4699 Old Seale Highway
Phenix City, AL 36868
Grades: 9-12 | 956 students
- Alternative Learning Center 91 Poorhouse Rd
Seale, AL 36875
Grades: 5-12 | n/a student
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