New list of Alabama's failing schools released

Published: Jan. 12, 2017 at 7:04 PM CST|Updated: Jan. 12, 2017 at 8:55 PM CST
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MONTGOMERY, AL (WSFA) - The Alabama State Board of Education has released a new list of the state's failing schools, which is defined by the Alabama Accountability Act of 2015.

The 75 schools on the list are considered in the lowest 6 percent of schools in the state.

Ten Montgomery County schools are on the list:

  • Bellingrath Middle School
  • Capitol Heights Middle School
  • Carver Senior High School
  • Chisholm Elementary School
  • Fews Secondary Acceleration Academy
  • Jefferson Davis High School
  • Johnson Elementary School
  • Lanier Senior High School
  • Lee High School
  • Southlawn Middle School

Here's the full list of failing schools statewide:

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