Calhoun High School

8213 County Rd 33

Letohatchee, AL 36047-9731

Tel: (334)227-4515
Grades 9-12
258 students
Calhoun High School serves 258 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Calhoun High School operates within the Lowndes County School District.
Lowndes County School District's 65% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 258 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 258 students
Calhoun High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Calhoun High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Calhoun High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Calhoun High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 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 16:1 16:1
Calhoun High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
100%
34%
Calhoun High School Black Students (1990-2014)
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.
n/a 0.32
Calhoun High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
94%
52%
Calhoun High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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.
1%
6%
Calhoun High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Lowndes County School District's student population of 1,695 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has increased from 47% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,100 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,501 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 1,695 3,026
Lowndes County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 65% 74%
Lowndes County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $30 MM
Lowndes County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $26 MM $30 MM
Lowndes County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $13,100 $10,181
Lowndes County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,501 $10,301
Lowndes County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Central High School (7.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hayneville Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fort Deposit Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • HaynevilleHayneville Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 248 students
    5.7 miles
    101 Lafayette St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)548-2184
    5.76-8248
  • Fort DepositFort Deposit Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 276 students
    7.6 miles
    200 Gilmer Hills Rd
    Fort DepositAL 36032
    (334)227-8704
    7.6KG-5276
  • HaynevilleCentral Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 294 students
    7.7 miles
    141 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)563-7319
    7.7KG-5294
  • HaynevilleCentral High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 247 students
    7.7 miles
    145 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)563-7311
    7.79-12247
  • HaynevilleLowndes Co Career Technical CenterVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    7.7 miles
    147 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)563-7389
    7.79-12n/a

School Reviews

I attende this school and it is a great and safe school
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 08/20/12
I attended Calhoun High School. And I really did what I had to do with no problems, but for everyone not in school go to this one. Louve you guys
- Posted by Parent, 08/20/12

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