Berry High School

Berry High School serves 269 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Berry High School operates within the Fayette County School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 269 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 64% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 269 students
Berry High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Berry High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Berry High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Berry High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Berry High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
5%
34%
Berry High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
95%
57%
Berry High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Berry High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.10 0.32
Berry High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
52%
Berry High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
6%
Berry High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,429 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,920 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,168 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Fayette County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
7
Number of Students Managed 2,429 3,026
Fayette County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 74%
Fayette County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $30 MM
Fayette County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $24 MM $30 MM
Fayette County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,920 $10,181
Fayette County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,168 $10,301
Fayette County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Oakman High School (12.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fayette Middle School (13.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berry Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BerryBerry Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 299 students341 School Ave
    BerryAL 35546
    (205)689-4464
    0.3PK-6299
  • OakmanOakman High School
    12.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 293 students10699 Main St
    OakmanAL 35579
    (205)622-3381
    12.89-12293
  • OakmanOakman Elementary School
    12.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 648 students142 School St
    OakmanAL 35579
    (205)622-3611
    12.9PK-8648
  • FayetteFayette Co High School
    13.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 453 students202 Tiger Dr
    FayetteAL 35555
    (205)932-6313
    13.19-12453
  • FayetteFayette Elementary School
    13.2 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 565 students509 2nd St Ne
    FayetteAL 35555
    (205)932-3161
    13.2KG-4565

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