Ragland High School

1060 Main St,

Ragland, AL, 35131-0610

Tel: (205)472-2123
Grades: PK-12

582 students

Ragland High School serves 582 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Ragland High School operates within the St Clair County School District.

Overview

The student population of 582 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 582 students
Ragland High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Ragland High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ragland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
Ragland High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Ragland High School Asian (2002-2005)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Ragland High School Hispanic (2006-2011)
Black
11%
35%
Ragland High School Black (1989-2012)
White
87%
58%
Ragland High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.23 0.55
Ragland High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
58%
51%
Ragland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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%
7%
Ragland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,101 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name St Clair County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
7
Number of Students Managed 8,101 2,928
District Total Revenue $73 MM $29 MM
District Spending $78 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,680 $9,620
District Spending / Student $9,361 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lincoln High School (7.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charles R Drew Middle School (7.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Elementary School (7.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lincoln Lincoln Elementary School
    79001 Alabama Hwy 77
    Lincoln , AL , 35096
    (256)315-5265
    7.4  mi  |  693  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Lincoln Lincoln High School
    78989 Al Hwy 77
    Lincoln , AL , 35096
    (256)315-5295
    7.4  mi  |  512  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Lincoln Charles R Drew Middle School
    78975 Al Hwy 77
    Lincoln , AL , 35096
    (256)315-5280
    7.4  mi  |  400  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Ashville Ashville Middle School
    22331 Hwy 231
    Ashville , AL , 35953
    (205)594-7044
    7.8  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  5-9
  • Ashville Ruben Yancy Alternative School
    Alternative School
    466 10th St
    Ashville , AL , 35953
    (205)594-7492
    Alternative School
    8.3  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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