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  • Lowndes Co Middle School
  • P O Box 393, Fort Deposit
  • Lowndes County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 159
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Fort Deposit Elementary School
  • Post Office Box 250, Fort Deposit
  • Lowndes County
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1

Fort Deposit school information

IndexFort DepositAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores18%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools21,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Fort Deposit, AL educational system consists of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Fort Deposit public schools have average test scores of 18% which is 51% lower than than the Alabama average and 63% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Fort Deposit public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 72.1% of students have completed 8th grade, 67.1% have completed high school, 11.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.3% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Fort Deposit

IndexFort DepositAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade72.1%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school67.1%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college28.6%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree16.0%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors11.5%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters3.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%

Fort Deposit, AL School Districts

Lowndes County School District

There are a total of 2 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Fort Deposit. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Fort Deposit, AL schools is 18%. The average student to teacher ratio is 15:1. In Fort Deposit, AL, an average of 72.1% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 67.1% have completed high school.

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Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Greenville, AL7,89624%51%
Mosses, AL1,10422%55%
Hayneville, AL1,07319%62%
Fort Deposit, AL1,51918%63%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Wilson, OK1,51965%31%
Leavittsburg, OH1,52077%56%
Woodbury Center, CT1,52055%11%
Roseboro, NC1,52153%7%
Antwerp, OH1,52280%62%
Fort Deposit, AL1,51918%63%
Source: The Fort Deposit, AL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.