Wadley High School

105 Bailey St

Wadley, AL 36276-0049

Tel: (256)395-2286
Grades KG-12
422 students
Wadley High School serves 422 students in grades KG - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 43%.
Wadley High School operates within the Randolph County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 422 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 36% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 422 students
Wadley High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wadley High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Wadley High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wadley High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 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 12:1 16:1
Wadley High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
5%
Wadley High School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
17%
34%
Wadley High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
78%
57%
Wadley High School White Students (1989-2014)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Wadley High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wadley 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.
0.37 0.32
Wadley 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.
56%
52%
Wadley 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.
5%
6%
Wadley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,221 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,547 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,463 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Randolph County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
7
Number of Students Managed 2,221 3,026
Randolph County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $22 MM $30 MM
Randolph County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $24 MM $30 MM
Randolph County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,547 $10,181
Randolph County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,463 $10,301
Randolph 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 Horseshoe Bend High School (11.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Horseshoe Bend High School (11.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horseshoe Bend High School (11.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DavistonHorseshoe Bend High School
    11.4 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 781 students10684 Hwy 22 East
    DavistonAL 36256
    (256)329-9110
    11.4KG-12781
  • RoanokeHandley High School
    12 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 454 students100 Tiger Circle
    RoanokeAL 36274
    (334)863-6815
    129-12454
  • RoanokeKnight Enloe Elementary School
    12.3 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 440 students430 Park Ave
    RoanokeAL 36274
    (334)863-2237
    12.3KG-3440
  • RoanokeHandley Middle School
    13.2 miles | Grades: 4-8 | 573 students251 Gilham Rd
    RoanokeAL 36274
    (334)863-4174
    13.24-8573
  • WedoweeRandolph-roanoke Career Technical Center
    Vocational School
    13.2 miles | Grades: 10-12960 Main St South
    WedoweeAL 36278
    (256)357-2839
    13.210-12n/a

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