Straughn High School

Straughn High School serves 444 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Straughn High School operates within the Covington County School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 444 students
Straughn High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Straughn High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Straughn High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Straughn High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.09 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Straughn High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.09 0.32
Straughn High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
38%
52%
Straughn High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Straughn High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,142 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,830 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,077 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Covington County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,142 3,026
Covington County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 74%
Covington County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $30 MM $30 MM
Covington County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $31 MM $30 MM
Covington County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,830 $10,181
Covington County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,077 $10,301
Covington County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Andalusia High School (6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Straughn Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Straughn Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AndalusiaStraughn Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 565 students29324 Straughn School Rd
    AndalusiaAL 36421
    (334)427-1311
    0.1KG-5565
  • AndalusiaStraughn Middle School
    0.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 289 students29324 Straughn School Rd
    AndalusiaAL 36421
    (334)222-4090
    0.16-8289
  • AndalusiaAndalusia Middle School
    5.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 416 students1201 C C Baker Ave
    AndalusiaAL 36421
    (334)222-6542
    5.86-8416
  • AndalusiaAndalusia High School
    6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 495 students701 Third St
    AndalusiaAL 36420
    (334)222-7569
    69-12495
  • AndalusiaAndalusia Elementary School
    8.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 843 students1501 West Bypass
    AndalusiaAL 36420
    (334)222-1224
    8.7KG-5843

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