West Blocton High School

4734 Truman Aldrich Parkway

West Blocton, AL 35184

Tel: (205)938-9002
Grades: 8-12

497 students

West Blocton High School serves 497 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
West Blocton High School operates within the Bibb County School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 497 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 497 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 is less than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
12%
34%
White
86%
57%
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.
0.25 0.31
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.
43%
52%
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.
11%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,475 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Bibb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
7
Number of Students Managed 3,475 2,979
Graduation Rate 67% 72%
District Total Revenue $33 MM $29 MM
District Spending $38 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,370 $9,620
District Spending / Student $10,566 $10,180
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 Bibb County Career/technical Center (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Blocton Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Blocton Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West BloctonWest Blocton Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    4721 Truman Aldrich Parkway
    West BloctonAL 35184
    (205)938-2451
    0 mi | 529 students | Gr. 5-9                      
  • West BloctonWest Blocton Elementary School
    828 Cahaba River Dr
    West BloctonAL 35184
    (205)938-9005
    0.7 mi | 260 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • West BloctonBibb County Career/technical Center
    Vocational School
    17191 Hwy 5
    West BloctonAL 35184
    (205)938-7434
    Vocational School

    4.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • WoodstockTri-will/porta-cras School
    65 Enterprise Loop
    WoodstockAL 35188
    (205)938-7855
    4.6 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • WoodstockWoodstock Elementary School
    19456 Eastern Valley Rd
    WoodstockAL 35188
    (205)938-2028
    6.3 mi | 322 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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