Spring Garden High School

2430 County Rd 29,

Spring Garden, AL, 36275-0031

Tel: (256)447-7045
Grades: KG-12

559 students

Spring Garden High School serves 559 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Spring Garden High School operates within the Cherokee County School District.

Overview

The student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 559 students
Spring Garden High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Spring Garden High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Spring Garden High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 12:1 15:1
Spring Garden High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
4%
1%
Spring Garden High School American Indian (2004-2012)
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Spring Garden High School Hispanic (1999-2010)
Black
1%
35%
Spring Garden High School Black (1989-2012)
White
93%
58%
Spring Garden High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Spring Garden High School Sch Ethnicity Spring Garden 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.
0.13 0.55
Spring Garden 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.
47%
51%
Spring Garden 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.
8%
7%
Spring Garden High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,087 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cherokee County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
7
Number of Students Managed 4,087 2,928
Cherokee County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $29 MM
Cherokee County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $51 MM $31 MM
Cherokee County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,050 $9,620
Cherokee County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,502 $10,180
Cherokee 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 Piedmont High School (6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Piedmont Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Piedmont Elementary School (5.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Piedmont Piedmont Middle School
    401 North Main St
    Piedmont , AL , 36272
    (256)447-6165
    5.7  mi  |  272  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Piedmont Piedmont Elementary School
    504 Hood St West
    Piedmont , AL , 36272
    (256)447-7483
    5.8  mi  |  581  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Piedmont Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Piedmont High School
    750 Al Hwy 200
    Piedmont , AL , 36272
    (256)447-2829
    6  mi  |  342  students  |  Gr.  8-12
  • Piedmont Learning Tree Inc Webb
    Alternative School
    6344 Roy Webb Rd
    Piedmont , AL , 36272
    (205)447-9349
    Alternative School
    12  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Centre Centre Elementary School
    725 East Main St
    Centre , AL , 35960
    (256)927-3302
    13.6  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  KG-4

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