Section High School

141 Alabama Hwy 71

Section, AL 35771-0010

Grades: KG-12

558 students

Section High School serves 558 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Section High School operates within the Jackson County School District.

Overview

The student population of 558 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 558 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
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 0.30 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
American Indian
12%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
1%
34%
White
83%
57%
Two or more races
1%
1%
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.
0.30 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.
48%
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.
17%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
7
Number of Students Managed 5,760 2,979
District Total Revenue $59 MM $29 MM
District Spending $62 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,927 $9,620
District Spending / Student $10,410 $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 Dutton Elementary School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dutton Elementary School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dutton Elementary School (4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DuttonDutton Elementary School
    180 Main St
    DuttonAL 35744
    (256)228-4265
    4 mi | 224 students | Gr. PK-9                      
  • ScottsboroThurston T Nelson Elementary School
    202 Ida Moody Rd
    ScottsboroAL 35769
    (256)218-2600
    4.9 mi | 247 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • ScottsboroCollins Elementary School
    102 Legion Dr
    ScottsboroAL 35768
    (256)218-2700
    5.7 mi | 440 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • ScottsboroScottsboro Junior High School
    1601 Jefferson St
    ScottsboroAL 35768
    (256)218-2300
    6 mi | 400 students | Gr. 7-9                      
  • ScottsboroCaldwell Elementary School
    905 South Market St
    ScottsboroAL 35768
    (256)218-2500
    6.2 mi | 412 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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