5333 Mobile Hwy
Montgomery, AL 36108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Southlawn Middle School serves 509 students in grades 6-8.
Southlawn 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (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 15% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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Southlawn Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Southlawn Middle School's student population of 509 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Southlawn Middle 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 Southlawn Middle School is 0.19, 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1242 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
90%
33%
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White
2%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 509 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 98%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in AL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 7% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 15% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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