Lowndes County School District

  • 1592 NORMAN DR
  • VALDOSTA, GA 31603
  • (229) 245-2250
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate72.8%65.4%
Dropout Rate3.9%4.3%
Per Pupil Spending$9,396$9,692
Students Per Teacher14.313.9
Number of Schools13-
Number of Students9,833-
Number of (FTE) Teachers688-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment9,83314.3
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students349
Kindergarten Students837
1st Grade Students740
2nd Grade Students730
3rd Grade Students731
4th Grade Students761
5th Grade Students725
6th Grade Students775
7th Grade Students774
8th Grade Students786
9th Grade Students896
10th Grade Students715
11th Grade Students679
12th Grade Students586
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native14
Asian or Pacific Islander90
Hispanic638
Black (Non-Hispanic)2,109
White (Non-Hispanic)6,907
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male5,109
Female4,975

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers68814.3
Prekindergarten Teachers20-
Kindergarten Teachers46-
Elementary Teachers347-
Secondary Teachers275-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides148
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors10
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors19
Elementary8
Secondary11
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians13
Library Support Staff10
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff498
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators16
LEA Administrative Support Staff13
School Administrators31
School Administrative Support Staff42
Student Support Services52
Other Support Services Staff344

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$104,284,000-
Total Local Revenues$40,516,00038.9%
Property Tax$20,042,00019.2%
General Sales Tax$13,292,00012.7%
Cities and Counties$561,0000.5%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$120,0000.1%
Transportation Fees from Pupils and Parents$8,0000.01%
School Lunch$1,492,0001.4%
District Activity Receipts$562,0000.5%
Other Sales and Services$40,0000.04%
Sale of Property$1,543,0001.5%
Interest Earnings$2,138,0002.1%
Miscellaneous$718,0000.7%
Total State Revenues$56,356,00054.0%
General Formula Assistance$48,684,00046.7%
School Lunch Programs$239,0000.2%
Other Programs$4,445,0004.3%
Non-Specified$1,445,0001.4%
State Revenues on Behalf - Employee Benefits$1,543,0001.5%
Total Federal Revenues$7,412,0007.1%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,138,0002.1%
Through State - Other$4,621,0004.4%
Non-Specified$336,0000.3%
Direct - Impact Aid$266,0000.3%
Direct - Other$51,0000.05%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$91,433,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$59,497,00065.1%
Total Support Services Expenditures$28,045,00030.7%
Student Support$5,215,0005.0%
Instructional Staff Support$4,468,0004.3%
General Administration Support$1,012,0001.0%
School Administration Support$4,738,0004.5%
Operation and Maintenance Support$6,392,0006.1%
Student Transportation Support$4,174,0004.0%
Other Support Services$2,046,0002.0%
Total Other Expenditures$3,891,0004.3%
Food Services$3,730,0003.6%
Enterprise Operations$161,0000.2%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 72.8%
Total Diploma Count 562
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 27
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-121073.9%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Lowndes County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 13
  • Students: 9,833
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 688
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CLYATTVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5386 Madison Hwy
Valdosta, GA
Public | PK-5
629 12.5

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COMPREHENSIVE PSYCHOEDUCATIONAL SERVICES OF SOUTH GEORGIA SCHOOL
1500 Lankford Dr
Valdosta, GA
Public | Unknown
- -

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DEWAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
3539 Mount Zion Church Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | PK-5
671 14.2

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HAHIRA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
350 Claudia Dr
Hahira, GA
Public | PK-5
790 15.0

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
HAHIRA MIDDLE SCHOOL
101 South Nelson St
Hahira, GA
Public | 6-8
787 14.1

5 out of 5
5 Reviews
LAKE PARK ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
604 West Marion Ave
Lake Park, GA
Public | PK-5
676 13.7

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LOWNDES ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
1500 Lankford Dr
Valdosta, GA
Public | Unknown
- -

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LOWNDES HIGH SCHOOL
1112 North Saint Augustine Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | 9-12
2,876 17.2

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LOWNDES MIDDLE SCHOOL
2379 Copeland Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | 6-8
902 14.5

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MOULTON-BRANCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
5725 Inner Perimeter Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | PK-5
646 13.0

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PINE GROVE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
4023 Pine Grove Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | PK-5
691 13.5

4 out of 5
1 Review
PINE GROVE MIDDLE SCHOOL
4159 River Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | 6-8
646 14.9

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WESTSIDE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
2470 James Rd
Valdosta, GA
Public | PK-5
770 16.1

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