Central High School Of Clay County

  • Central High School Of Clay County serves 577 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central High School Of Clay County 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 student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Central High School Of Clay County's student population of 577 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students577 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central High School Of Clay County 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central High School Of Clay County is 0.38, 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 School Rank#693 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
7%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
75%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Diversity Score0.380.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClay County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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