Amelia L Johnson High School

  • Amelia L Johnson High School serves 174 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Amelia L Johnson High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Amelia L Johnson High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Amelia L Johnson High School's student population of 174 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students174 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Amelia L Johnson High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Amelia L Johnson High School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank#1110 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
99%
33%
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White
1%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.020.59
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarengo County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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