Ohatchee High School

Ohatchee High School serves 515 students in grades 7 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Ohatchee High School operates within the Calhoun County School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 515 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 62% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 515 students
Ohatchee High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ohatchee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Ohatchee High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ohatchee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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
Ohatchee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
5%
34%
Ohatchee High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
95%
57%
Ohatchee High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ohatchee 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.
0.10 0.32
Ohatchee 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.
48%
52%
Ohatchee 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.
12%
6%
Ohatchee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,386 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,036 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,693 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
7
Number of Students Managed 9,386 3,026
Calhoun County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 74%
Calhoun County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $30 MM
Calhoun County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $82 MM $30 MM
Calhoun County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,036 $10,181
Calhoun County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,693 $10,301
Calhoun 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 Alexandria High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Alexandria High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ohatchee Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OhatcheeOhatchee Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 531 students365 J St
    OhatcheeAL 36271
    (256)741-4800
    0.3PK-6531
  • AlexandriaAlexandria High School
    6.8 miles | Grades: 6-12 | 1083 students353 Stadium Dr
    AlexandriaAL 36250
    (256)741-4400
    6.86-121083
  • AlexandriaAlexandria Elementary School
    6.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 882 students2525 Alexandriawellington Rd
    AlexandriaAL 36250
    (256)741-4300
    6.9KG-5882
  • RaglandRagland High School
    9 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 555 students1060 Main St
    RaglandAL 35131
    (205)472-2123
    9PK-12555
  • GadsdenSouthside Elementary School
    9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 605 students2551 Hwy 77
    GadsdenAL 35907
    (256)442-1090
    9KG-5605

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