Sumter County School District
For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 1,531 students in Sumter County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Sumter County School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Alabama public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 20% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Sumter County School District are Kinterbish Junior High School, York West End Junior High School and Livingston Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Sumter County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
|School District Name||Sumter County School District|
|School District Website||http://sumter.k12.al.us|
|School District Phone Number||(205) 652-9605|
|2018-2019 School Year Data||This School District||This State (AL)|
|# of Schools||6 Schools||1,473 Schools|
|# of Students||1,531 Students||740,387 Students|
|# of Teachers||95 Teachers||42,061 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||18:1|
Sumter County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 85-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (AL)|
Overall District Rank
|#129 out of 139 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||1 Student||6,925 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||4 Students||10,746 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||9 Students||58,511 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||1,495 Students||243,146 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||20 Students||403,662 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||837 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||2 Students||16,560 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students||n/a|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||32||15,520|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||98||54,877|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||100||56,316|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||129||55,468|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||97||57,386|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||117||58,396|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||114||57,546|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||126||55,235|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||85||55,345|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||128||54,934|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||137||57,297|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||126||55,313|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||112||53,914|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||130||52,840|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
District Revenue and Spending
The revenue/student of $12,359 is higher than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,526 is higher than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (AL)|
|Total Revenue||$19 MM||$31 MM|
|Spending||$19 MM||$31 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,359||$10,763|
|Revenue / Student||$12,526||$10,762|
Best Sumter County School District Public Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.5586 Kinterbish 10
Cuba, AL 36907
Grades: K-8 | 153 students
- Rank: #22.515 Lincoln St
York, AL 36925
Grades: PK-8 | 256 students
- Rank: #33.1351 North Washington Street
Livingston, AL 35470
Grades: PK-8 | 527 students
- Rank: #44.13878 U S Highway 11
York, AL 36925
Grades: 9-12 | 505 students
- Rank: #5-65.-6.111 Mlk Parkway
Livingston, AL 35470
Grades: 10-12 | n/a student
- Rank: #5-65.-6.3300 Panola Parkway 34
Panola, AL 35477
Grades: K-8 | 90 students
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