Bb Comer Memorial High School

Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Bb Comer Memorial High School serves 424 students in grades 7-12.
Bb Comer Memorial 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 23% (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 29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bb Comer Memorial High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Bb Comer Memorial High School's student population of 424 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students424 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Bb Comer Memorial 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 Bb Comer Memorial High School is 0.45, 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
#1046 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
27%
33%
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White
69%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.59
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTalladega County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bb Comer Memorial High School is Sylacauga High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nicholslawson Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bb Comer Memorial Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sylacauga Bb Comer Memorial Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 549 students
    0.0 miles
    803 Seminole Ave
    Sylacauga, AL 35150
    (256) 315-5430
    0 PK-6 549
  • Sylacauga Sylacauga High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 681 students
    1.0 miles
    701 N Broadway
    Sylacauga, AL 35150
    (256) 249-0911
    1 9-12 681
  • Sylacauga Nicholslawson Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 509 students
    1.4 miles
    1550 Talladega Highway
    Sylacauga, AL 35150
    (256) 245-4376
    1.4 6-8 509
  • Sylacauga Pinecrest Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 520 students
    2.1 miles
    615 Coaling Rd
    Sylacauga, AL 35151
    (256) 245-5700
    2.1 3-5 520
  • Sylacauga Indian Valley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 514 students
    2.3 miles
    1099 Oldfield Rd
    Sylacauga, AL 35150
    (256) 249-0397
    2.3 PK-2 514

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