W O Lance Elementary School

200 S 8th Ave
Lanett, AL 36863
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
W O Lance Elementary School serves 588 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
W O Lance Elementary 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 19% (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 21% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

W O Lance Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

W O Lance Elementary School's student population of 588 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Rankings

W O Lance Elementary 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 W O Lance Elementary School is 0.40, 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
#1160 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
14%
8%
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Black
76%
33%
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White
8%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.400.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLanett City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W O Lance Elementary School is Lanett Senior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lanett Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Point Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lanett Lanett Junior High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 104 students
    0.8 miles
    1301 South 8th Avenue
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 644-5950
    0.8 7-8 104
  • Lanett Lanett Senior High School Math: 40-49% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 225 students
    0.8 miles
    1301 S 8th Ave
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 644-5965
    0.8 9-12 225
  • West Point West Point Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 401 students
    1.9 miles
    1701 E 12th St
    West Point, GA 31833
    (706) 812-7973
    1.9 PK-5 401
  • Valley Bob Hardingshawmut Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 256 students
    2.1 miles
    3301 23rd Dr
    Valley, AL 36854
    (334) 710-2803
    2.1 PK-2 256
  • Lanett Huguley Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 446 students
    2.7 miles
    3011 Phillips Rd
    Lanett, AL 36863
    (334) 576-2572
    2.7 PK-5 446

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