4123 Winchester Rd
New Market, AL 35761
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Buckhorn High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
Buckhorn High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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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 Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,359 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
69 teachers
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School Rankings

Buckhorn High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#394 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.55
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Graduation Rate
96%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,359 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 5% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55 (Top 30%)

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