Ashford High School

607 Church St

Ashford, AL 36312-4525

Tel: (334)899-5411
Grades: 7-12

747 students

Ashford High School serves 747 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Ashford High School operates within the Houston County School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 747 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 747 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 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 19:1 15:1
Black
26%
34%
White
73%
57%
Hawaiian
1%
2%
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.
0.40 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.
63%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,450 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Houston County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 6,450 2,979
Graduation Rate 75% 72%
District Total Revenue $51 MM $29 MM
District Spending $51 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,015 $9,620
District Spending / Student $8,051 $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 Houston Co Area Vocational Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beverlye Middle School (7.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ashford Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AshfordHouston Co Area Vocational Center
    Vocational School
    801 8th Ave
    AshfordAL 36312
    (334)899-3308
    Vocational School

    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • AshfordAshford Elementary School
    100 Barfield St
    AshfordAL 36312
    (334)899-5912
    0.3 mi | 791 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • WebbWebb Elementary School
    178 Depot St
    WebbAL 36376
    (334)792-5744
    5.8 mi | 505 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • DothanHidden Lake Elementary School
    1475 Prevatt Rd
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1491
    6.6 mi | 531 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DothanHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Beverlye Middle School
    Magnet School
    1025 South Beverlye Rd
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1432
    Magnet School

    7.2 mi | 523 students | Gr. 6-9                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 01, 2011 - my child plays football for the junior high and i have not seen such poor coaching in my entire life it seems to me if you are not wealthy or know somebody you do not play the coaches promise these kids they will get to play and they dont they threaen the children if the parents say anything they wont get to play they have a titeend that falls on the ground when the ball is snapped and wont take them out the game must be a coacheS SON all these kids work just as hard as the rest they should be given a chance but it is obvious nobody cares unless you have money - Posted by Parent

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