8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Lexington School
Lexington School is a well-respected private school in the heart of the city. It provides a challenging and supportive learning environment for students from Kindergarten through 12th grade. The school is renowned for its excellent academic standards and its commitment to the development of the whole person. The school has an impressive array of resources and facilities, including a modern library, state-of-the-art science laboratories, and a variety of sports and recreational activities. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities and clubs, including music, art, theatre, debate, and more. Lexington School has a strong commitment to community service and encourages its students to be active citizens in their local communities. The school also has a strong emphasis on global awareness and encourages students to be active participants in the global community. Lexington School is a great choice for families looking for an excellent education and a safe and supportive environment for their children.
101 School St
Lexington, AL 35648
PreK – 12
Overview Lexington School
Lexington School serves 816 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Lexington School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Lexington School
Lexington School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Lexington School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.