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.
Chambers County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 850 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 10% 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 stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.56. 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 (1988-2014)
Black
40%
34%
Valley High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
58%
57%
Valley High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Valley High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
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.
0.51 0.56
Valley High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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 (1998-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Chambers County School District's student population of 3,787 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 65% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,941 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Chambers County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 3,787 2,883
Chambers County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Chambers County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM n/a
Chambers County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $38 MM n/a
Chambers County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,941 n/a
Chambers County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,297 n/a
Chambers County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    0.8 miles
    502 Blvd
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)756-2966
    0.8PK-5505
  • ValleyLafayette Lanier Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 257 students
    1 miles
    6001 20th Ave
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)756-3623
    1PK-5257
  • ValleyW F Burns Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 664 students
    1 miles
    292 Johnson St
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)756-3567
    16-8664
  • ValleyBob Harding-shawmut Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    2.6 miles
    3301 23rd Dr
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)768-3474
    2.6PK-5245
  • LanettLanett Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 147 students
    4 miles
    1301 South 8th Ave
    LanettAL 36863
    (334)644-5950
    47-8147

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