Baldwin County High School

  • Baldwin County High School serves 1,120 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Baldwin County 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Baldwin County High School's student population of 1,120 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Baldwin County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Baldwin County High School is 0.52, 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 School Rank (16-17)#980 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
27%
33%
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White
64%
55%
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Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score0.520.59
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Graduation Rate
82%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaldwin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • Baldwin County High School serves grades 9-12 and is located in Bay Minette, Baldwin County, Alabama, forming part of the Baldwin County School District.
  • Baldwin County High School serves the city of Bay Minette and the unincorporated communities of Perdido, Pine Grove, Stapleton, and Stockton.
  • In 2006 a visit by AIDS-awareness campaigners became controversial after information packs including condoms were distributed to students.
  • The school board prohibits condoms in its schools, and officials announced that visitors would be monitored more closely in future.
  • School uniforms: BCPS requires all students in the system to wear school uniforms.
  • Feeder patterns: The following schools feed into Baldwin County High School:
  • Perdido School, Bay Minette Middle School, Bay Minette Intermediate School, Stapleton Elementary School, Vaughn Elementary School, Delta Elementary School, Pine Grove Elementary School.

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