Barbour Co High School

  • Barbour Co High School serves 328 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Barbour Co High School's student population of 328 students has grown by 52% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 29% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barbour Co High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barbour Co High School is 0.20, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#1225 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
89%
33%
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White
3%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barbour Co High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.200.59
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Graduation Rate80-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barbour Co High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarbour County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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