Barbour County High School

165 S Midway
Clayton, AL 36016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 315 students in grades 7-12, Barbour County High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 60-69% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Barbour County High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Barbour County High School's student population of 315 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 27% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
315 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Barbour County High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Barbour County High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#1133 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Barbour County High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤5%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barbour County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barbour County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15-19%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Barbour County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Barbour County High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
18%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Barbour County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
69%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Barbour County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
11%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Barbour County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barbour County High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.48
This chart displays the diversity score of Barbour County High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-69%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Barbour County High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Barbour County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
8%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barbour County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Barbour County High School's ranking?
Barbour County High School is ranked #1133 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Barbour County High School often compared to?
Barbour County High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Eufaula High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Barbour County High School?
The graduation rate of Barbour County High School is 60-69%, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend Barbour County High School?
315 students attend Barbour County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
69% of Barbour County High School students are Black, 18% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are White, 1% of students are Hawaiian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Barbour County High School?
Barbour County High School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Barbour County High School offer ?
Barbour County High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Barbour County High School part of?
Barbour County High School is part of Barbour County School District.

School Reviews

1   11/2/2018
The kids have no respect for other students or the school staff.
- Posted by Parent - Amber
5   3/19/2015
This school is in need of serious Educational help and the state is not Helping.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - Thede

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 315 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • : 60-69% (Btm 50%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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