Washington County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 2,612 students in Washington County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Washington County School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Washington County School District are Chatom Elementary School, Millry High School and Washington County High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Washington County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Washington County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
8 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
2,612 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
158 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Washington 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 90-94% has decreased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#87 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Washington County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washington 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington 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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Washington County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.52
0.61
# American Indian Students
228 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
9%
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
27 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
9%
# Black Students
638 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
24%
32%
# White Students
1,693 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
65%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
20 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
89
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
191
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
186
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
200
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
169
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
161
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
195
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
184
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
201
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
191
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
217
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
212
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
205
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
211
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,382 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 $10,177 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
$27 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Washington County  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
$27 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Washington County  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
$10,382
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Washington County  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
$10,177
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Washington County  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 Washington County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Chatom Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
592 Ray Coaker Rd
Chatom, AL 36518
(251) 847-2946
Grades: PK-4
| 291 students
Rank: #22.
Millry High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1 Wildcat Drive
Millry, AL 36558
(251) 846-2987
Grades: PK-12
| 518 students
Rank: #33.
Washington County High School
Math: 35% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Highway 56
Chatom, AL 36518
(251) 847-2851
Grades: 5-12
| 473 students
Rank: #44.
Leroy High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
26301 Highway 43
Leroy, AL 36548
(251) 246-2000
Grades: PK-12
| 508 students
Rank: #55.
Mcintosh Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
8945 Old Hwy 43
Mc Intosh, AL 36553
(251) 944-2481
Grades: PK-5
| 241 students
Rank: #66.
Fruitdale High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
13077 County Rd 1
Fruitdale, AL 36539
(251) 827-6655
Grades: PK-12
| 397 students
Rank: #77.
Mcintosh High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
7010 Highway 43
Mc Intosh, AL 36553
(251) 944-2449
Grades: 6-12
| 184 students
Rank: n/an/a
Washington County Career Technical Center
Vocational School
16478 St Stephens Avenue
Chatom, AL 36518
(251) 847-2040
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Washington County
  • 229 Granade St, Chatom, AL, 36518
  • (251) 847-2401
  • wcbek12.org
  • Students: 2,612 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 36% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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