Southlawn Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Southlawn Elementary School
Southlawn Elementary School is a public elementary school located in the city of Southlawn, Texas. It serves students in grades K-5 and has an enrollment of approximately 500 students. The school is known for its strong academic programs, as well as its commitment to providing a safe and positive learning environment for all students.
At Southlawn Elementary, teachers strive to create a culture of learning that encourages students to take risks, explore their interests, and develop their critical thinking skills. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities such as art, music, and physical education.
The school has a strong focus on technology, offering students access to computers and other digital resources in the classroom. It also has a library with a wide selection of books and other materials.
Southlawn Elementary School is committed to providing a quality education for all students and is proud to be a part of the Southlawn community.
5225 Patricia Ln
Montgomery, AL 36108
PreK – 5
Overview Southlawn Elementary School
Southlawn Elementary School serves 268 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Southlawn Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower 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 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Southlawn Elementary School
Southlawn Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Southlawn Elementary School is 0.13, 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.