Ardmore High School

30285 Ardmore Ave,

Ardmore, AL, 35739-0609

Tel: (256)423-2685
Grades: 6-12

946 students

Ardmore High School serves 946 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Ardmore High School operates within the Limestone County School District.

Overview

The student population of 946 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 946 students
Ardmore High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Ardmore High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ardmore 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 0.10 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 15:1 15:1
Ardmore High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Ardmore High School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Ardmore High School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
1%
35%
Ardmore High School Black (1992-2012)
White
95%
58%
Ardmore High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ardmore High School Sch Ethnicity Ardmore 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.
0.10 0.55
Ardmore High School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
32%
51%
Ardmore 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.
7%
7%
Ardmore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,082 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Limestone County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
7
Number of Students Managed 9,082 2,928
Limestone County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $29 MM
Limestone County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $83 MM $31 MM
Limestone County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,232 $9,620
Limestone County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,553 $10,180
Limestone 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 Blanche School (6.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Blanche School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Hill Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ardmore Cedar Hill Elementary School
    27905 Cedar Hill Rd
    Ardmore , AL , 35739
    (256)423-5950
    0.9  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Elkton Elkton Elementary School
    176 College
    Elkton , TN , 38455
    (931)468-2285
    5.4  mi  |  335  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Taft Blanche School
    1649 Ardmore
    Taft , TN , 38488
    (931)425-6141
    6.2  mi  |  343  students  |  Gr.  PK-9
  • Elkmont Elkmont High School
    25630 Evans Ave
    Elkmont , AL , 35620
    (256)732-4291
    8  mi  |  1099  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Athens Johnson Elementary School
    21360 Hwy 251
    Athens , AL , 35613
    (256)233-6665
    8.3  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Limestone 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 0.39, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.55. The most diverse school district in Limestone County is Mexia Independent School District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.