South Smiths Station Elementary School

80 Lee Road 926
Smiths Station, AL 36877
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
South Smiths Station Elementary School serves 762 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
South Smiths Station Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

South Smiths Station Elementary School's student population of 762 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students762 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

South Smiths Station Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 South Smiths Station Elementary School is 0.47, 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
#278 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
19%
33%
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White
70%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.470.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to South Smiths Station Elementary School is Smith Station Freshman Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Phenix City Intermediate School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Smiths Station Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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