Jemison High School

25195 Us Hwy 31

Jemison, AL 35085-4409

Tel: (205)280-4860
Grades: 8-12

725 students

Jemison High School serves 725 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Jemison High School operates within the Chilton County School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 725 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade Jemison High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is more 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 21:1 15:1
Jemison High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
11%
5%
Black
12%
35%
White
75%
58%
All Ethnic Groups Jemison High School Sch Ethnicity Jemison 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.
0.41 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.
47%
51%
Jemison 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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Chilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
7
Number of Students Managed 7,739 3,032
Chilton County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 73% 72%
Chilton County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $29 MM
Chilton County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $31 MM
Chilton County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,511 $9,620
Chilton County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,817 $10,180
Chilton County School 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 Thorsby High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jemison Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jemison Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • JemisonJemison Middle School
    25125 Us Hwy 31
    JemisonAL 35085
    (205)280-4840
    0.1 mi | 574 students | Gr. 5-9                      
  • JemisonJemison Elementary School
    1495 County Rd 44
    JemisonAL 35085
    (205)280-4820
    1.5 mi | 866 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • ThorsbyThorsby High School
    54 Opportunity Dr
    ThorsbyAL 35171
    (205)280-4880
    4 mi | 933 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • MaplesvilleIsabella High School
    11338 County Rd 15
    MaplesvilleAL 36750
    (205)280-2770
    9.6 mi | 695 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • CaleraCalera Elementary School
    855 10th St
    CaleraAL 35040
    (205)682-6120
    9.8 mi | 768 students | Gr. KG-3                      

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Did You Know?
Chilton County, AL 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 0.36, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Chilton County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.