Locust Fork High School

Tel: (205)681-7846
Grades 7-12
572 students
Locust Fork High School serves 572 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Locust Fork High School operates within the Blount 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 572 students has declined by 20% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 572 students
Locust Fork High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Locust Fork High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Locust Fork High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Locust Fork High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 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 12:1 16:1
Locust Fork High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
5%
Locust Fork High School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
94%
57%
Locust Fork High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Locust Fork 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.
0.11 0.32
Locust Fork High School Diversity Score (1993-2014)
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.
34%
52%
Locust Fork 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%
Locust Fork High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,261 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 $7,844 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $7,908 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Blount County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
7
Number of Students Managed 8,261 3,026
Blount County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 74%
Blount County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $30 MM
Blount County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $67 MM $30 MM
Blount County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $7,844 $10,181
Blount County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $7,908 $10,301
Blount 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 Oneonta High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Allgood Alternative School (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Locust Fork Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Locust ForkLocust Fork Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-6 | 514 students155 School Rd
    Locust ForkAL 35097
    (205)681-9512
    0.1KG-6514
  • OneontaOneonta Elementary School
    4.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 686 students27605 State Hwy 75
    OneontaAL 35121
    (205)625-4108
    4.8KG-5686
  • OneontaOneonta High School
    4.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 435 students27605 State Hwy 75
    OneontaAL 35121
    (205)625-3801
    4.89-12435
  • OneontaAllgood Alternative School
    Alternative School
    6 miles | Grades: 2-1245 Community Rd
    OneontaAL 35121
    (205)274-9865
    62-12n/a
  • ClevelandCleveland High School
    6.4 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 431 students71 High School St
    ClevelandAL 35049
    (205)274-9915
    6.47-12431

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