South Lamar School



South Lamar School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Lamar School Students by Grade
PK 24
K 38
1 29
2 41
3 33
4 45
5 36
6 48
7 48
8 48
9 44
10 54
11 35
12 40

South Lamar School is a public elementary school located in Millport, AL in the Lamar County School District. It enrolls 563 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Lamar School is the 276th largest public school in Alabama and the 16,378th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,378th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 276th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 592nd out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 330th out of 782

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South Lamar School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 309
(55%)
1,246
(53%)
 Female 254
(45%)
1,105
(47%)

South Lamar School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 470
(83%)
1,981
(84%)
 Black 70
(12%)
290
(12%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
35
(1%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
43
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

South Lamar School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 249
(44%)
1,155
(49%)
 Not Eligible 239
(42%)
926
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(13%)
270
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, South Lamar School is ranked 248th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Lamar School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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
2013 538
2014 533
2015 563

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
2013 11.9
2014 18.4
2015 18.5

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
2013 0.52602230483271
2014 0.54971857410882
2015 0.57548845470693

Compare South Lamar School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.5%
 

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Public KG - 12 563 18.5:1  
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Public KG - 06 647 16.8:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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