Lowndes County Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
301 Old School Drive
Fort Deposit, AL 36032
Phone
(334) 227-4206
District
LOWNDES COUNTY
County
LOWNDES COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
135
Classroom Teachers
7

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

1

(10 is best)

Better than 7.4% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Lowndes County Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 18 45
Proficiency in Reading 15 45
Proficiency in Math 20 45

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 20 44
Proficiency in Reading 20 44
Proficiency in Math 20 43

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 19 43
Proficiency in Reading 22 42
Proficiency in Math 16.33 44

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.29
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.80
AVG FOR STATE 17.56
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 46 34.1%
Grade 7 42 31.1%
Grade 8 47 34.8%
Total 135 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.2% 1.3% 55.6%
Black 95.6% 98.0% 33.1%
Hispanic 1.5% 0.6% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.2% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 98.5% 96.7% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 97.8% 95.8% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.7% 0.9% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 10,236 4,887,871
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 14.1 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.3% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.5% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.1% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.9% 16.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 4,180 1,860,269
Single Parent Households With Children 19.4% 11.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 77.5% 85.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 14.1% 24.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.6% 8.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.2% 11.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.7% 11.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 11.2% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 23.2% 17.4%
$15,000 or less 26.0% 15.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,656 $10,037,248 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $683 $1,029,964 5.0%
Staff $667 $1,005,836 4.9%
General Administration $576 $868,608 4.3%
School Administration $699 $1,054,092 5.2%
Operation $1,125 $1,696,500 8.3%
Transportation $971 $1,464,268 7.2%
Other $380 $573,040 2.8%
Total Support $5,102 $7,693,816 37.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,769 $2,667,652 13.1%
Total Expenditures $13,527 $20,398,716 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%