Lowndes County Middle School

301 Old School Drive
Fort Deposit, AL 36032
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lowndes County Middle School serves 145 students in grades 6-8.
Lowndes County Middle 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 15-19% (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 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lowndes County Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Lowndes County Middle School's student population of 145 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students145 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lowndes County Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

Lowndes County Middle 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 diversity score of Lowndes County Middle School is 0.10, 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
#1138 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lowndes County Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
Black
95%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lowndes County Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lowndes County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lowndes County Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLowndes County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lowndes County Middle School is Calhoun High School (7.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Greenville Middle School (10.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fort Deposit Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Deposit Fort Deposit Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 220 students
    0.9 miles
    200 Gilmer Hills Rd
    Fort Deposit, AL 36032
    (334) 227-8704
    0.9 PK-5 220
  • Letohatchee Calhoun High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 206 students
    7.9 miles
    8213 County Road 33
    Letohatchee, AL 36047
    (334) 227-4515
    7.9 9-12 206
  • Greenville Greenville Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 639 students
    10.9 miles
    300 Overlook Rd
    Greenville, AL 36037
    (334) 382-3450
    10.9 5-8 639
  • Greenville Greenville Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 341 students
    11.3 miles
    102 Butler Cir
    Greenville, AL 36037
    (334) 382-7614
    11.3 3-4 341
  • Greenville Wo Parmer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 564 students
    11.3 miles
    100 Butler Circle
    Greenville, AL 36037
    (334) 382-8720
    11.3 PK-2 564

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