Valley High School

Valley High School serves 850 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Valley High School operates within the Chambers County School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 850 students
Valley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Valley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Valley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Valley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more 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 17:1 16:1
Valley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
40%
34%
Valley High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
58%
57%
Valley High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Valley High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.51 0.32
Valley 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.
48%
52%
Valley 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.
8%
6%
Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,787 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,941 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 16% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,297 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District Name Chambers County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 3,787 3,026
Chambers County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Chambers County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $30 MM
Chambers County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $38 MM $30 MM
Chambers County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,941 $10,181
Chambers County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,297 $10,301
Chambers 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 Lanett Senior High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W F Burns Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairfax Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ValleyFairfax Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 505 students502 Blvd
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)756-2966
    0.8PK-5505
  • ValleyLafayette Lanier Elementary School
    1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 257 students6001 20th Ave
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)756-3623
    1PK-5257
  • ValleyW F Burns Middle School
    1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 664 students292 Johnson St
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)756-3567
    16-8664
  • ValleyBob Harding-shawmut Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 245 students3301 23rd Dr
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)768-3474
    2.6PK-5245
  • LanettLanett Junior High School
    4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 147 students1301 South 8th Ave
    LanettAL 36863
    (334)644-5950
    47-8147

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