Chelsea High School

Chelsea High School serves 1,084 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Chelsea High School operates within the Shelby County School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 1084 students has grown by 42% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,084 students
Chelsea High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Chelsea High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Chelsea High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Chelsea High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Chelsea High School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Chelsea High School Black Students (2000-2013)
Black
9%
34%
Chelsea High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
88%
57%
Chelsea High School White Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Chelsea 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.
0.22 0.31
Chelsea High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
12%
52%
Chelsea High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
2%
6%
Chelsea High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 28,655 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,903 is higher than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,734 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Shelby County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
7
Number of Students Managed 28,655 2,979
Shelby County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 83% 72%
Shelby County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $29 MM
Shelby County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $265 MM $31 MM
Shelby County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,903 $9,620
Shelby County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,734 $10,180
Shelby County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Mt High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chelsea Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chelsea Elementary School (3.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChelseaChelsea Middle School
    2321 Hwy 39
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-7210
    2.6 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 968 students                      
  • ChelseaChelsea Intermediate School
    2315 Hwy 39
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-7220
    2.6 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 701 students                      
  • ChelseaChelsea Elementary School
    1000 Hornet Parkway
    ChelseaAL 35043
    (205)682-7000
    3.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | n/a students                      
  • BirminghamOak Mt Intermediate School
    5486 Caldwell Mill Rd
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205)682-5220
    3.6 mi | Gr. 4-5 | 715 students                      
  • Birmingham Oak Mt High School
    5476 Caldwell Mill Rd
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205)682-5200
    3.6 mi | Gr. 8-12 | 1643 students                      

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