Bb Comer Memorial High School

801 Seminole Ave
Sylacauga, AL 35150
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Bb Comer Memorial High School serves 414 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 8% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 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 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 414 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bb Comer Memorial High School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
Total Students
414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Bb Comer Memorial High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Bb Comer Memorial High School is 0.49, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#936 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
4%
10%
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Black
28%
32%
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White
66%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Graduation Rate
80-89%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bb Comer Memorial High School's ranking?
Bb Comer Memorial High School is ranked #936 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Bb Comer Memorial High School often compared to?
Bb Comer Memorial High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sylacauga High School, Fayetteville High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
8% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Bb Comer Memorial High School?
The graduation rate of Bb Comer Memorial High School is 80-89%, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 89%.
How many students attend Bb Comer Memorial High School?
414 students attend Bb Comer Memorial High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of Bb Comer Memorial High School students are White, 28% of students are Black, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bb Comer Memorial High School?
Bb Comer Memorial High School has a student ration of 23:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Bb Comer Memorial High School offer ?
Bb Comer Memorial High School offers enrollment in grades 7-12
What school district is Bb Comer Memorial High School part of?
Bb Comer Memorial High School is part of Talladega County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Enrollment: 414 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-89% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 8% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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