Straughn High School

29448 Straughn School Rd

Andalusia, AL 36421-8625

Tel: (334)222-2511
Grades: 8-12

406 students

Straughn High School serves 406 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Straughn High School operates within the Covington County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 406 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 406 students
Straughn High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 55% Male / 45%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Straughn High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Straughn High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 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 15:1 15:1
Straughn High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Straughn High School Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Straughn High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
4%
35%
Straughn High School Black (1989-2012)
White
93%
58%
Straughn High School White (1989-2012)
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.
0.13 0.31
Straughn 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.
38%
51%
Straughn 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.
12%
7%
Straughn High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,803 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Covington County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 2,803 3,032
Covington County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 72%
Covington County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $29 MM
Covington County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $30 MM $31 MM
Covington County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $9,620
Covington County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,841 $10,180
Covington 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 Andalusia High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Straughn Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Straughn Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AndalusiaStraughn Elementary School
    29324 Straughn School Rd
    AndalusiaAL 36421
    (334)427-1311
    0.1 mi | 545 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • AndalusiaStraughn Middle School
    29324 Straughn School Rd
    AndalusiaAL 36421
    (334)222-4090
    0.1 mi | 272 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • AndalusiaAndalusia Middle School
    1201 C C Baker Ave
    AndalusiaAL 36421
    (334)222-6542
    5.8 mi | 404 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • AndalusiaAndalusia High School
    701 Third St
    AndalusiaAL 36420
    (334)222-7569
    6 mi | 478 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • AndalusiaAndalusia Elementary School
    1501 West Bypass
    AndalusiaAL 36420
    (334)222-1224
    8.7 mi | 828 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Covington 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 0.27, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.31. The most diverse school district in Covington County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.