Ardmore High School

30285 Ardmore Ave
Ardmore, AL 35739
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Ardmore High School serves 968 students in grades 6-12.
Ardmore 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 48% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ardmore High School's student population of 968 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students968 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

Ardmore 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 Ardmore High School is 0.17, 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
#641 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
91%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.170.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLimestone County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ardmore High School is Elkmont High School (8.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elkton Elementary School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cedar Hill Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ardmore Cedar Hill Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 637 students
    0.9 miles
    27905 Cedar Hill Rd
    Ardmore, AL 35739
    (256) 423-5950
    0.9 PK-5 637
  • Elkton Elkton Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 311 students
    5.4 miles
    176 College St
    Elkton, TN 38455
    (931) 468-2285
    5.4 PK-8 311
  • Taft Blanche School Math: 34% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 330 students
    6.2 miles
    1649 Ardmore Hwy
    Taft, TN 38488
    (931) 425-6141
    6.2 PK-8 330
  • Elkmont Elkmont Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
    8.0 miles
    25630 Evans Street
    Elkmont, AL 35620
    (256) 732-4291
    8 PK-5 381
  • Elkmont Elkmont High School Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 690 students
    8.0 miles
    25630 Evans Ave
    Elkmont, AL 35620
    (256) 732-4291
    8 6-12 690

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