Lanier Senior High School

  • Lanier Senior High School serves 1,008 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 12% (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 20% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lanier Senior 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Lanier Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Lanier Senior High School's student population of 1,008 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,008 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lanier Senior High School 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lanier Senior High School is 0.02, 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 School Rank#1194 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
12%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
99%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Diversity Score0.020.59
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Graduation Rate
83%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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