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Lowndes County School District
  • COLUMBUS, MS

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
    grade B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade A
  7. Administration
    grade A+
  8. Sports
    grade B+
  9. Food
    grade A
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A minus

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Lowndes County School District is a highly rated, public school district located in COLUMBUS, MS. It has 5,528 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 15 to 1. According to state test scores, 57% of students are at least proficient in math and 51% in reading.

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1053 HWY 45 SOUTH
COLUMBUS, MS 39701
About Lowndes County School District...

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
51%
Percent Proficient - Math
57%
Average Graduation Rate
91%
Average SAT
1090
13 responses
Average ACT
22
374 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
5,528
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.6%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$46,207
Teachers in First/Second Year
0.9%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$16,727 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    56%
  • Support Services
    39%
  • Other
    5%

Living in the Area

grade C+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade C
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$36,336
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$798
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$121,900
National
$217,500

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