Kilby Laboratory School

  • Kilby Laboratory School serves 153 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 85-89% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Kilby Laboratory School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%.

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 153 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kilby Laboratory School is ranked within the top 1% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kilby Laboratory School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rankn/a
26%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)85-89%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
5%
33%
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White
87%
56%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score0.240.33
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLauderdale County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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