Athens, AL
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Athens Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Athens


Athens City School District Details

Athens City School District
455 Us Highway 31 North
Athens, AL 35611

3,420 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Athens City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Athens Elem School
515 N Madison St
Athens, AL, 35611
KG-04
Athens High School
100 Highway 31 N
Athens, AL, 35611
09-12
Athens Intermediate School
1916 Us Hwy 72 W.
Athens, AL, 35611
05-06
Athens Middle School
601 S Clinton St
Athens, AL, 35611
07-08
Brookhill Elem School
320 Brookhill Dr
Athens, AL, 35611
KG-04
James L Cowart Elem School
1701 W Hobbs St
Athens, AL, 35611
KG-04
Julian Newman Elem School
517 Julian Newman Dr
Athens, AL, 35611
KG-04

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.4% 57.5%
Black 25.0% 34.0%
Hispanic 15.4% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.2% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 48.1% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,463 $21,192,177 57.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $365 $1,196,835 3.2%
Staff $337 $1,105,023 3.0%
General Administration $547 $1,793,613 4.9%
School Administration $539 $1,767,381 4.8%
Operation $1,024 $3,357,696 9.1%
Transportation $338 $1,108,302 3.0%
Other $173 $567,267 1.5%
Total Support $3,323 $10,896,117 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,461 $4,790,619 13.0%
Total Expenditures $11,247 $36,878,913 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Limestone County School District Details

Limestone County School District
300 S Jefferson St
Athens, AL 35611

8,884 Students enrolled in District

13 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Limestone County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ardmore High School
30285 Ardmore Ave
Ardmore, AL, 35739
06-12
Blue Springs Elem School
16787 Hardy Road
Athens, AL, 35611
KG-05
Cedar Hill Elem School
27905 Cedar Hill Rd.
Ardmore, AL, 35739
KG-05
Clements High School
7730 Highway 72 W
Athens, AL, 35611
06-12
Creekside Elem School
16049 Sanderson Rd
Harvest, AL, 35749
KG-05
East Limestone High School
15641 E Limestone Rd
Athens, AL, 35613
06-12
Elkmont High School
25630 Evans Ave.
Elkmont, AL, 35620
KG-12
Johnson Elem School
21360 Hwy 251
Athens, AL, 35613
KG-05
Limestone Co Area Voc Tech School
505 E Sanderfer Rd
Athens, AL, 35611
10-12
Owens Elem School
21465 Al Highway 99
Athens, AL, 35614
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.6% 57.5%
Black 8.6% 34.0%
Hispanic 8.8% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 48.4% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 41.7% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,339 $47,896,169 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $434 $3,893,414 4.2%
Staff $282 $2,529,822 2.7%
General Administration $220 $1,973,620 2.1%
School Administration $477 $4,279,167 4.6%
Operation $777 $6,970,467 7.6%
Transportation $561 $5,032,731 5.5%
Other $170 $1,525,070 1.7%
Total Support $2,919 $26,186,349 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,002 $17,959,942 19.5%
Total Expenditures $10,261 $92,051,431 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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