Cherokee County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 8 public schools managed by Cherokee County School District serving 4,021 students in Cedar Bluff, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is less than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Cherokee County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Cedar Bluff Cedar Bluff High School
    3655 Old Highway 9
    Cedar Bluff, AL 35959
    (256)779-6211

    Grades: K-12 | 624 students
  • Centre Centre Elementary School
    725 E Main St
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256)927-3302

    Grades: PK-4 | 636 students
  • Centre Centre Middle School
    1920 East Main Street
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256)927-5656

    Grades: 5-8 | 473 students
  • Centre Cherokee Co Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    600 Bay Springs Rd
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256)927-5351

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a students
  • Centre Cherokee Co High School
    910 Warrior Dr
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256)927-3625

    Grades: 9-12 | 496 students
  • Gaylesville Gaylesville High School
    760 Trojan Way
    Gaylesville, AL 35973
    (256)422-3401

    Grades: PK-12 | 407 students
  • Leesburg Sand Rock High School
    1950 Sand Rock Avenue
    Leesburg, AL 35983
    (256)523-3564

    Grades: PK-12 | 831 students
  • Spring Garden Spring Garden High School
    2430 County Road 29
    Spring Garden, AL 36275
    (256)447-7045

    Grades: PK-12 | 554 students

Overview

School District NameCherokee County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students4,021 students
# of Teachers236 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students2,107 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students1,914 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.25
# of American Indian Students258 students
% American Indian Students
6%
# of Asian Students13 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students51 students
% Hispanic Students
1%
# of Black Students204 students
% Black Students
5%
# of White Students3,456 students
% White Students
86%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students33 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:94
# of Students in Kindergarten:273
# of Students in 1st Grade:296
# of Students in 2nd Grade:281
# of Students in 3rd Grade:298
# of Students in 4th Grade:283
# of Students in 5th Grade:282
# of Students in 6th Grade:302
# of Students in 7th Grade:326
# of Students in 8th Grade:293
# of Students in 9th Grade:342
# of Students in 10th Grade:311
# of Students in 11th Grade:325
# of Students in 12th Grade:315
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Cherokee County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherokee County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherokee County School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cherokee County School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,185 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,776 is less than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$38 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cherokee County School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$40 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Cherokee County School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,185$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cherokee County School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,776$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cherokee County School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Cherokee County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.25, which is lower than the Alabama average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Cherokee Co High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.