Hueytown High School

Hueytown High School serves 1,089 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Hueytown High School operates within the Jefferson County School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 1089 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,089 students
Hueytown High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Hueytown High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hueytown High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Hueytown High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
5%
Hueytown High School Hispanic (2004-2012)
Black
41%
35%
Hueytown High School Black (1989-2012)
White
55%
58%
Hueytown High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hueytown High School Sch Ethnicity Hueytown 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.
0.53 0.70
Hueytown 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.
45%
51%
Hueytown 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.
5%
7%
Hueytown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 33,603 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
62
7
Number of Students Managed 33,603 3,032
Jefferson County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 69% 72%
Jefferson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $348 MM $29 MM
Jefferson County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $462 MM $31 MM
Jefferson County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,615 $9,620
Jefferson County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,768 $10,180
Jefferson 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 Jefferson Co Couns And Learning Ctr-west (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hueytown Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hueytown Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hueytown Hueytown Elementary School
    112 Forest Rd
    Hueytown , AL , 35023
    (205)379-4100
    0.2  mi  |  803  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Hueytown Hueytown Middle School
    701 Sunrise Blvd
    Hueytown , AL , 35023
    (205)379-5150
    0.6  mi  |  782  students  |  Gr.  6-9
  • Hueytown Jefferson Co Couns And Learning Ctr-west
    Alternative School
    126 Johnson Dr
    Hueytown , AL , 35023
    (205)379-4130
    Alternative School
    1.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Hueytown North Highland Elementary School
    2021 29th Ave North
    Hueytown , AL , 35023
    (205)379-4950
    1.4  mi  |  291  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Brighton Brighton Middle School
    3400 Brown Circle
    Brighton , AL , 35020
    (205)379-2650
    2.2  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  KG-9

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Did You Know?
Jefferson 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 0.57, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Jefferson County is Alabama Clinical School School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.