Highland Home High School

18434 Montgomery Hwy,

Highland Home, AL, 36041

Tel: (334)537-4379
Grades: PK-12

766 students

Highland Home High School serves 766 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Highland Home High School operates within the Crenshaw County School District.

Overview

The student population of 766 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 766 students
Highland Home High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Highland Home High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Highland Home High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 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 18:1 15:1
Highland Home High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
5%
Highland Home High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
28%
35%
Highland Home High School Black (1989-2012)
White
68%
58%
Highland Home High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Highland Home High School Sch Ethnicity Highland Home 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.
0.46 0.55
Highland Home 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.
51%
51%
Highland Home 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.
9%
7%
Highland Home High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,241 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
School District Name Crenshaw County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 2,241 2,928
Crenshaw County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $29 MM
Crenshaw County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $23 MM $31 MM
Crenshaw County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,846 $9,620
Crenshaw County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,281 $10,180
Crenshaw 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 Dunbar-ramer School (8.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Dunbar-ramer School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pintlala Elementary School (15.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ramer Dunbar-ramer School
    56 Naftel Ramer Rd
    Ramer , AL , 36069
    (334)562-3241
    8.5  mi  |  168  students  |  Gr.  KG-9
  • Fort Deposit Lowndes Co Middle School
    510 Montgomery St
    Fort Deposit , AL , 36032
    (334)227-4206
    15  mi  |  188  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Hope Hull Pintlala Elementary School
    215 Federal Rd
    Hope Hull , AL , 36043
    (334)288-9523
    15.8  mi  |  170  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Fort Deposit Fort Deposit Elementary School
    200 Gilmer Hills Rd
    Fort Deposit , AL , 36032
    (334)227-8704
    15.9  mi  |  323  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Luverne Luverne High School
    194 First Ave
    Luverne , AL , 36049
    (334)335-3331
    16.5  mi  |  887  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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