Lanier County School District

Hwy 221 South
Lakeland, GA 31635
(District boundaries shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 444 students in Lanier County School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public middle schools in Georgia.
Public Middle School in Lanier County School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Georgia public middle school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 41% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Georgia public middle school average of 64% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (GA)
# Schools
4 Schools
641 Schools
# Students
1,737 Students
468,002 Students
# Teachers
121 Teachers
31,251 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Lanier County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 220 school districts in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-2021 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (GA)
#75 out of 221 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lanier County  School District, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
33%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lanier County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lanier County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
85-89%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lanier County  School District and public school graduation rate of GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.58
0.70
# American Indian Students
4 Students
918 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
13 Students
19,548 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
146 Students
79,715 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
17%
# Black Students
454 Students
177,766 Students
% Black Students
26%
38%
# White Students
1,028 Students
169,093 Students
% White Students
59%
36%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
544 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
90 Students
20,283 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
92
920
# Students in K Grade:
139
4,966
# Students in 1st Grade:
143
5,218
# Students in 2nd Grade:
135
5,259
# Students in 3rd Grade:
111
5,645
# Students in 4th Grade:
106
5,951
# Students in 5th Grade:
121
8,668
# Students in 6th Grade:
146
126,398
# Students in 7th Grade:
140
136,904
# Students in 8th Grade:
158
140,530
# Students in 9th Grade:
115
9,354
# Students in 10th Grade:
117
7,213
# Students in 11th Grade:
95
6,032
# Students in 12th Grade:
119
4,944
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,271 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,328. The school district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,434 is less than the state median of $13,453. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (GA)
Total Revenue
$25 MM
$24,999 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lanier County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$22 MM
$23,473 MM
This chart display total spending of Lanier County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,271
$14,328
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lanier County  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,434
$13,453
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lanier County  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in GA by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Lanier County School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lanier County Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
52 W Patten Ave
Lakeland, GA 31635
(229) 482-8247
Grades: 6-8
| 444 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 4 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,737 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 41%
  • : 85-89% (Btm 50% in GA)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 33% (Top 50%)
  • : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), GA Dept. of Education

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