Lanett Junior High School

1301 South 8th Avenue
Lanett, AL 36863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Lanett Junior High School serves 104 students in grades 7-8.
Lanett Junior High School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Lanett Junior High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Lanett Junior High School's student population of 104 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students104 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Rankings

Lanett Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Lanett Junior High School is 0.30, 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
#920 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
83%
33%
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White
8%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.300.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLanett City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lanett Junior High School is Lanett Senior High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W F Burns Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W O Lance Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lanett Lanett Senior High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 225 students
    0.0 miles
    1301 S 8th Ave
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 644-5965
    0 9-12 225
  • Lanett W O Lance Elementary School Math: 19% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 588 students
    0.8 miles
    200 S 8th Ave
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 644-5915
    0.8 PK-6 588
  • Valley Bob Hardingshawmut Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 256 students
    1.5 miles
    3301 23rd Dr
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 710-2803
    1.5 PK-2 256
  • Lanett Huguley Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    2.2 miles
    3011 Phillips Rd
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 576-2572
    2.2 PK-5 446
  • West Point West Point Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 401 students
    2.5 miles
    1701 E 12th St
    West Point, GA 31833
    (706) 812-7973
    2.5 PK-5 401

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