Buckhorn High School

4123 Winchester Rd
New Market, AL 35761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Buckhorn High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
Buckhorn High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 57% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Buckhorn High School's student population of 1,359 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

Buckhorn High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Buckhorn High School is 0.55, 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
#312 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
21%
33%
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White
63%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.59
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Graduation Rate
94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Buckhorn High School is Madison County Alternative School (7.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buckhorn Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is New Market School (3.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Market Buckhorn Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 7-8 | 669 students
    0.0 miles
    4185 Winchester Road
    New Market, AL 35761
    (256) 851-3230
    0 7-8 669
  • New Market New Market School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 396 students
    3.1 miles
    155 College St
    New Market, AL 35761
    (256) 851-3250
    3.1 PK-6 396
  • Huntsville Riverton Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 488 students
    3.5 miles
    2615 Winchester Road
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256) 851-4650
    3.5 PK-3 488
  • Meridianville Lynn Fanning Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-3 | 559 students
    3.8 miles
    8861 Moores Mill Rd
    Meridianville, AL 35759
    (256) 851-4680
    3.8 PK-3 559
  • New Market Moores Mill Intermediate School Math: 66% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 4-6 | 748 students
    4.7 miles
    1210 Walker Lane
    New Market, AL 35761
    (256) 851-4700
    4.7 4-6 748

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