Kilby Laboratory School

611 North Pine Street
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Kilby Laboratory School serves 161 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kilby Laboratory School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Kilby Laboratory School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Kilby Laboratory School's student population of 161 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 6 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students161 students
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Total Classroom Teachers6 teachers
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School Comparison

Kilby Laboratory School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Kilby Laboratory School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#21 out of 1270 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
86%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.260.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLauderdale County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kilby Laboratory School is Florence Freshman Center (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Florence Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Florence Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence Florence Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 645 students
    0.5 miles
    1603 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-3100
    0.5 7-8 645
  • Florence Florence Freshman Center
    Grades: 9 | 388 students
    0.6 miles
    1203 Bradshaw Drive
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-2400
    0.6 9 388
  • Florence Florence Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    0.8 miles
    610 W College St
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-3022
    0.8 6-12 n/a
  • Florence Hibbett School Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
    1.2 miles
    1601 Appleby Blvd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-2800
    1.2 5-6 586
  • Florence Harlan Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 426 students
    1.7 miles
    2233 Mcburney Dr
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256) 768-2700
    1.7 PK-4 426

School Reviews

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The programs at Kilby are exceptional! The students are engaged and enthusiastic, as well as the teachers. The classrooms are large, organized, and clean.
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