Barbour County High School

165 S Midway
Clayton, AL 36016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Barbour County High School serves 328 students in grades 7-12.
Barbour 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Barbour County High School's student population of 328 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students328 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Barbour County High School
Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Barbour County 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 Barbour County High School is 0.28, 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
#1255 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
12%
8%
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Black
84%
33%
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White
4%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.280.59
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
8%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarbour County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Barbour County High School is Hope Academy (17.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barbour County Primary School (8.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Barbour County Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 264 students
    8.6 miles
    81 Victoria Street
    Louisville, AL 36048
    (334) 266-5643
    8.6 PK-2 264
  • Louisville Barbour County Intermediate School Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-6 | 232 students
    8.8 miles
    18 Beaty Drive
    Louisville, AL 36048
    (334) 266-6151
    8.8 3-6 232
  • Eufaula Eufaula Primary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 1,074 student
    16.9 miles
    520 Pump Station Rd
    Eufaula, AL 36027
    (334) 687-1140
    16.9 PK-2 1,074
  • Eufaula Eufaula Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 1,081 student
    17.4 miles
    422 Sanford Ave
    Eufaula, AL 36027
    (334) 687-1134
    17.4 3-5 1,081
  • Eufaula Hope Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    17.4 miles
    333 State Docks Road
    Eufaula, AL 36027
    (334) 687-1100
    17.4 6-12 n/a

School Reviews

  3.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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The kids have no respect for other students or the school staff.
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This school is in need of serious Educational help and the state is not Helping.
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