Ladonia Elementary School

9 Woodland Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 473 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ladonia Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • : Top 30% in AL
  • : 33% (Top 30%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ladonia Elementary School's student population of 473 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Ladonia Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ladonia Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#382 out of 1285 schools
(Top 30%)
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33%
29%
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52%
47%
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35-39%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
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1%
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Hispanic
6%
10%
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Black
22%
32%
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White
63%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.55
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ladonia Elementary School's ranking?
Ladonia Elementary School is ranked #382 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Ladonia Elementary School often compared to?
Ladonia Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lakewood Primary School, Sherwood Elementary School, Lakewood Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 52% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Ladonia Elementary School?
473 students attend Ladonia Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Ladonia Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Black, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ladonia Elementary School?
Ladonia Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Ladonia Elementary School offer ?
Ladonia Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Ladonia Elementary School part of?
Ladonia Elementary School is part of Russell County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 473 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 33% (Top 30%)
  • : 52% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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