Fayetteville High School

170 West W Averitte Dr,

Sylacauga, AL, 35151-5441

Tel: (256)315-5550
Grades: KG-12

641 students

Fayetteville High School serves 641 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Fayetteville High School operates within the Talladega County School District.

Overview

The student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 641 students
Fayetteville High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Fayetteville High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Fayetteville High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Fayetteville High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Fayetteville High School Hispanic (1998-2003)
Black
6%
35%
Fayetteville High School Black (1989-2012)
White
92%
58%
Fayetteville High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fayetteville High School Sch Ethnicity Fayetteville High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.70
Fayetteville 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.
42%
51%
Fayetteville 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.
10%
7%
Fayetteville High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,651 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Talladega County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
7
Number of Students Managed 7,651 2,928
Talladega County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $72 MM n/a
Talladega County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $75 MM n/a
Talladega County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,165 $0
Talladega County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,562 $0
Talladega County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Childersburg High School (8.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Childersburg Middle School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wilsonville Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wilsonville Wilsonville Elementary School
    71 School St
    Wilsonville , AL , 35186
    (205)682-6640
    7.6  mi  |  218  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sylacauga Pinecrest Elementary School
    615 Coaling Rd
    Sylacauga , AL , 35150
    (256)245-5700
    8  mi  |  541  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Childersburg Childersburg High School
    122 Fay South Perry Dr
    Childersburg , AL , 35044
    (256)315-5477
    8.6  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Sylacauga Bb Comer Memorial Elementary School
    803 Seminole Ave
    Sylacauga , AL , 35150
    (256)315-5430
    8.8  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Sylacauga Bb Comer Memorial High School
    801 Seminole Ave
    Sylacauga , AL , 35150
    (256)315-5402
    8.9  mi  |  535  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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