Deshler High School

200 North Commons East,

Tuscumbia, AL, 35674-1299

Tel: (256)389-2910
Grades: 8-12

431 students

Deshler High School serves 431 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Deshler High School operates within the Tuscumbia City School District.

Overview

The student population of 431 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 431 students
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 14:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
28%
35%
White
70%
58%
Unknown
2%
n/a
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity ScoreThe 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. 0.44
0.55
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 35%
51%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,530 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Tuscumbia City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
n/a
Number of Students Managed 1,530
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Deshler Alt School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Deshler Alt School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Deshler Alt School (0 miles away)
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  • Recommended March 02, 2011 - excellent school due to the excellent leadership from principals Jennifer Gray and Bob Black. Great athletic teams, good quality academically,great extracurricular activities/awards/low parent involvement - Posted by Parent

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