Calhoun High School

8213 County Rd 33

Letohatchee, AL 36047-9731

Tel: (334)227-4515
Grades: 8-12

267 students

Calhoun High School serves 267 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Calhoun High School operates within the Lowndes County School District.
The school district's 58% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 267 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 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 14:1 15:1
Black
99%
34%
White
1%
57%
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.
0.02 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.
92%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,920 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 58% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Lowndes County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 1,920 2,979
Graduation Rate 58% 72%
District Total Revenue $23 MM $29 MM
District Spending $24 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,609 $9,620
District Spending / Student $12,275 $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 Project Success Learning Center (7.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hayneville Middle School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fort Deposit Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HaynevilleHayneville Middle School
    101 Lafayette St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)548-2184
    5.7 mi | 268 students | Gr. 6-9                      
  • Fort DepositFort Deposit Elementary School
    200 Gilmer Hills Rd
    Fort DepositAL 36032
    (334)227-8704
    7.6 mi | 278 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HaynevilleCentral Elementary School
    141 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)563-7319
    7.7 mi | 307 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HaynevilleProject Success Learning Center
    Alternative School
    141 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)563-9869
    Alternative School

    7.7 mi | n/a students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • HaynevilleCentral High School
    145 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334)563-7311
    7.7 mi | 261 students | Gr. 8-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - I attende this school and it is a great and safe school - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended August 20, 2012 - I attended Calhoun High School. And I really did what I had to do with no problems, but for everyone not in school go to this one. Louve you guys - Posted by Parent

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