Lamar County Highintermediate

8990 Highway 18
Vernon, AL 35592
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lamar County Highintermediate serves 662 students in grades 4-12.
Lamar County Highintermediate placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lamar County Highintermediate's student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Total Students662 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lamar County Highintermediate
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lamar County Highintermediate by grade.

School Comparison

Lamar County Highintermediate is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lamar County Highintermediate is 0.27, 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
#784 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
11%
33%
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White
85%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lamar County Highintermediate. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.270.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lamar County Highintermediate and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLamar County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lamar County Highintermediate is Lamar County School Of Technology (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sulligent School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Vernon Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vernon Vernon Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-3 | 328 students
    0.0 miles
    9700 Hwy 18 W
    Vernon, AL 35592
    (205) 695-9728
    0 PK-3 328
  • Vernon Lamar County School Of Technology Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.8 miles
    43880 Hwy 17 South
    Vernon, AL 35592
    (205) 695-7129
    0.8 10-12 n/a
  • Sulligent Sulligent School Math: 47% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 809 students
    10.6 miles
    500 Elm St
    Sulligent, AL 35586
    (205) 698-9254
    10.6 PK-12 809
  • Millport South Lamar School Math: 53% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 590 students
    13.4 miles
    300 Sls Road
    Millport, AL 35576
    (205) 662-4411
    13.4 PK-12 590
  • Caledonia Caledonia Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,119 student
    14.1 miles
    9509 Wolfe Road
    Caledonia, MS 39740
    (662) 356-2050
    14.1 PK-5 1,119

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