South Lamar School



South Lamar School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Lamar School Students by Grade
PK 5
K 37
1 40
2 34
3 49
4 44
5 34
6 41
7 55
8 34
9 39
10 41
11 40
12 43

South Lamar School is a public elementary school located in Millport, AL in the Lamar County School District. It enrolls 536 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Lamar School is the 308th largest public school in Alabama and the 18,259th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 536
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.02
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,259th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 308th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 568th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 347th out of 783

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South Lamar School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 285
(53%)
1,229
(52%)
 Female 251
(47%)
1,151
(48%)

South Lamar School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 451
(84%)
1,987
(83%)
 Black 77
(14%)
334
(14%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
21
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
36
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Lamar School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 263
(49%)
950
(40%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 201
(38%)
1,189
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(13%)
241
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, South Lamar School is ranked 409th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Lamar School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

South Lamar School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 573
2006 533
2007 539
2008 535
2009 540
2010 526
2011 555
2012 536

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 15.1
2007 15.1
2008 16
2009 16.4
2010 14.8
2011 16.6
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43280977312391
2006 0.40525328330206
2007 0.36734693877551
2008 0.42803738317757
2009 0.46111111111111
2010 0.4828897338403
2011 0.45765765765766
2012 0.50932835820896

Compare South Lamar School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
South Lamar School
Millport, AL
Public KG - 12 536 14.9:1  
Reform Elementary School
Reform, AL
Public KG - 06 333 11.1:1 13 miles
Vernon Elementary School
Vernon, AL
Public KG - 03 317 11:1 14 miles
Lamar County High-Intermediate
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Public 04 - 12 692 16.4:1 14 miles
Fayette Elementary School
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Public PK - 04 583 12.7:1 15 miles
Fayette Middle School
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Public 05 - 10 464 14.5:1 15 miles
Victory Christian Academy
Columbus, MS
Private PK - 12 325 20:1 18 miles
Caledonia Elementary School
Caledonia, MS
Public PK - 05 1,003 15.7:1 19 miles
Immanuel Center for Christian Education
Steens, MS
Private PK - 12 324 14:1 19 miles
New Hope Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 1,085 16.1:1 19 miles
New Hope Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 602 11.2:1 19 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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