Wilcox Central High School

1310 T L Threadgill Rd,

Camden, AL, 36726-1089

Tel: (334)682-9239
Grades: 8-12

562 students

Wilcox Central High School serves 562 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Wilcox Central High School operates within the Wilcox County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 562 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 562 students
Wilcox Central High School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Wilcox Central High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Wilcox Central 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 0.02 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
Wilcox Central High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Black
99%
35%
Wilcox Central High School Black (1990-2012)
White
n/a
58%
All Ethnic Groups Wilcox Central High School Sch Ethnicity Wilcox Central 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.
0.02 0.70
Wilcox Central High School Diversity Score (1997-2000)
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.
99%
51%
Wilcox Central 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.
n/a
7%
Wilcox Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,905 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Wilcox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
7
Number of Students Managed 1,905 3,032
Wilcox County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 72%
Wilcox County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $29 MM
District Spending $22 MM $31 MM
Wilcox County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,079 $9,620
Wilcox County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,301 $10,180
Wilcox 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 Wilcox Co Alternative School (2.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Camden School Of Arts & Technical (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Je Hobbs Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Camden Camden School Of Arts & Technical
    303 Broad St
    Camden , AL , 36726
    (334)682-4514
    2  mi  |  254  students  |  Gr.  7-9
  • Camden Je Hobbs Elementary School
    30 Claiborne St
    Camden , AL , 36726
    (334)682-9310
    2.7  mi  |  520  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Camden Wilcox Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    30 Claiborne St
    Camden , AL , 36726
    (334)682-5074
    Alternative School
    2.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Alberta Abc Elementary School
    3000 County Rd 29
    Alberta , AL , 36720
    (334)573-2550
    13.8  mi  |  191  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Pine Hill F S Ervin Elementary School
    500 Leroy Randolph Rd
    Pine Hill , AL , 36769
    (334)963-4702
    16  mi  |  328  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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Alabama public schools have a 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. of 0.70, which is higher than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse school district in Alabama is Autauga County School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.