Cordova High School

183 School Rd

Cordova, AL 35550-1103

Tel: (205)483-7404
Grades 9-12
486 students
Cordova High School serves 486 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Cordova High School operates within the Walker County School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is equal to the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 486 students has grown by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 486 students
Cordova High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cordova High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Cordova High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cordova High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 20:1 16:1
Cordova High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Cordova High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
5%
34%
Cordova High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
93%
57%
Cordova High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Cordova High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Cordova 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.
0.13 0.32
Cordova 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.
43%
52%
Cordova 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.
9%
6%
Cordova High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,073 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,564 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,213 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
7
Number of Students Managed 8,073 3,026
Walker County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 74%
Walker County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $30 MM
Walker County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $86 MM $30 MM
Walker County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,564 $10,181
Walker County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,213 $10,301
Walker 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 Walker Co Alternative School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bankhead Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cordova Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CordovaBankhead Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 310 students110 School Rd
    CordovaAL 35550
    (205)483-7245
    0.15-8310
  • CordovaCordova Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 383 students35 North St
    CordovaAL 35550
    (205)483-7666
    0.3PK-4383
  • JasperWalker Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    3.4 miles | Grades: KG-121100 Viking Dr
    JasperAL 35501
    (205)483-7410
    3.4KG-12n/a
  • JasperValley Junior High School
    4.1 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 610 students155 Valley School Rd
    JasperAL 35504
    (205)483-9381
    4.1PK-8610
  • ParrishParrish High School
    5.4 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 238 students35 Tornado Alley
    ParrishAL 35580
    (205)686-7701
    5.47-12238

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