Charles Henderson High School

George Wallace Dr

Troy, AL 36081-1006

Grades: 8-12

630 students

Charles Henderson High School serves 630 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Charles Henderson High School operates within the Troy City School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is equal to the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 630 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 630 students
Charles Henderson High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Charles Henderson High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Charles Henderson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.20. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Charles Henderson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Charles Henderson High School Asian Students (1997-2013)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Charles Henderson High School Black Students (2008-2013)
Black
60%
34%
Charles Henderson High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
38%
57%
Charles Henderson High School White Students (1989-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Charles Henderson 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.
0.50 0.20
Charles Henderson 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.
50%
52%
Charles Henderson 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.
6%
6%
Charles Henderson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,138 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,083 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,253 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Troy City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 2,138 2,979
Troy City School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 72% 72%
Troy City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2009)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $29 MM
Troy City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $21 MM $31 MM
Troy City School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,083 $9,620
Troy City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,253 $10,180
Troy City 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 Troy-pike Center For Technical (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charles Henderson Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alternative Learning Center (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TroyCharles Henderson Middle School
    800 Elm St
    TroyAL 36081
    (334)566-5770
    1.1 mi | Gr. 6-9 | 513 students                      
  • TroyTroy-pike Center For Technical
    Vocational School
    285 Gibbs St
    TroyAL 36081
    (334)566-5395
    Vocational School

    1.3 mi | Gr. 8-12 | n/a students                      
  • TroyAlternative Learning Center
    Alternative School
    211 Lake Ave
    TroyAL 36081
    (334)566-7134
    Alternative School

    1.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | n/a students                      
  • TroyPike Co Alternative Learning Center
    101 West Love St
    TroyAL 36081
    (334)566-1850
    1.5 mi | Gr. 5-12 | n/a students                      
  • TroyTroy Elementary School
    503 Gibbs St
    TroyAL 36081
    (334)566-1444
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 995 students                      

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