Jemison High School

Jemison High School serves 789 students in grades 8 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Jemison High School operates within the Chilton County School District.
Chilton County School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 789 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 789 students
Jemison High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Jemison High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Jemison High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Jemison High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Jemison High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
16%
5%
Jemison High School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
10%
34%
Jemison High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
74%
57%
Jemison High School White 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.
0.42 0.56
Jemison 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.
53%
52%
Jemison 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.
8%
6%
Jemison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chilton County School District's student population of 7,670 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 71% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,026 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Chilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 7,670 2,883
Chilton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 74%
Chilton County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM n/a
Chilton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $64 MM n/a
Chilton County School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,026 n/a
Chilton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,206 n/a
Chilton 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 Thorsby High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jemison Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jemison Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JemisonJemison Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 544 students
    0.1 miles
    1491 County Rd 44
    JemisonAL 35085
    (205)280-4840
    0.15-7544
  • JemisonJemison Elementary School
    Grades: KG-4 | 927 students
    1.5 miles
    1495 County Rd 44
    JemisonAL 35085
    (205)280-4820
    1.5KG-4927
  • ThorsbyThorsby High School
    Grades: KG-12 | 763 students
    4 miles
    54 Opportunity Dr
    ThorsbyAL 35171
    (205)280-4880
    4KG-12763
  • CaleraCalera Intermediate School
    Grades: 3-5 | 630 students
    9.2 miles
    8454 Hwy 31 South
    CaleraAL 35040
    (205)682-6500
    9.23-5630
  • MaplesvilleIsabella High School
    Grades: KG-12 | 674 students
    9.6 miles
    11338 County Rd 15
    MaplesvilleAL 36750
    (205)280-2770
    9.6KG-12674

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