Etowah High School

Etowah High School serves 768 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Etowah High School operates within the Attalla City School District.
The school district's 62% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 768 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 768 students
Etowah High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Etowah High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Etowah High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Etowah High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is more 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
Etowah High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Etowah High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
14%
34%
Etowah High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
79%
57%
Etowah High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Etowah High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Etowah 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.
0.36 0.32
Etowah 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.
59%
52%
Etowah 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.
7%
6%
Etowah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,747 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 62% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,444 is higher than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 29% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,001 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 35% over four years.
School District Name Attalla City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
7
Number of Students Managed 1,747 3,026
Attalla City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 62% 74%
Attalla City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $17 MM $30 MM
Attalla City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $18 MM $30 MM
Attalla City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,444 $10,181
Attalla City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,001 $10,301
Attalla City 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 Career Technical Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Etowah Co Alternative School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Etowah Co Alternative School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AttallaCareer Technical Center
    Vocational School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 9-12105 Burke Ave Se
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-3312
    0.49-12n/a
  • AttallaEtowah Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 4-12106 Burke Ave S.e.
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-8431
    0.44-12n/a
  • AttallaStowers Hill Intermediate School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 536 students300 Cullman Ave
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-9261
    1.2PK-5536
  • AttallaEtowah Middle School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 443 students429 South 4th St
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-3236
    1.66-8443
  • AttallaIvalee Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 249 students840 Gallant Rd
    AttallaAL 35954
    (256)538-9781
    3KG-6249

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