500 Elm St
Sulligent, AL 35586
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Sulligent School serves 731 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Sulligent School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 731 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Sulligent School's student population of 731 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
731 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
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School Rankings

Sulligent School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Sulligent School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#551 out of 1276 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
12%
32%
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White
85%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
90%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).

What is the graduation rate of Sulligent School?

The graduation rate of Sulligent School is 90%, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 90%.

How many students attend Sulligent School?

731 students attend Sulligent School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

85% of Sulligent School students are White, 12% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Sulligent School?

Sulligent School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 17:1.

What grades does Sulligent School offer ?

Sulligent School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12

What school district is Sulligent School part of?

Sulligent School is part of Lamar County School District.

School Calendar

View the Sulligent School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
Spring Break - All Schools/BOE Closed
March 13, 2023 (Monday)
Spring Break - All Schools/BOE Closed
March 14, 2023 (Tuesday)
Spring Break - All Schools/BOE Closed
March 15, 2023 (Wednesday)
Spring Break - All Schools/BOE Closed
March 16, 2023 (Thursday)
Spring Break - All Schools/BOE Closed
March 17, 2023 (Friday)

School Reviews

5   9/30/2019
Some people Removed, but it's overall a good school with good teachers.
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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 731 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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