District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Laurens 56 School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Academic Progress

Students at many of the schools in this district are making about the same academic progress as the state average.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


District Calendar


District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.


Reviews From Schools in Laurens 56 School District

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Parent / Guardian
February 27, 2024
What I like most about Joanna Woodson is they are small enough to treat the kids like family. The call my grandson by his name and tell him good morning when he hits out of the car.
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
October 03, 2023
The teachers, support staff, and administrators truly care about the students! They go the extra mile to ensure that students love learning and want to come to school. The emphasis is on academics... More
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
September 26, 2023
My grandchildren go to this school and the education the teacher are wonderful .
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