Charles Henderson High School

  • Charles Henderson High School serves 601 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Charles Henderson High School operates within the Troy City School District.
  • Troy City School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 601 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students601 students
Charles Henderson High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Charles Henderson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Charles Henderson High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeCharles Henderson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
Charles Henderson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Charles Henderson High School American Indian Students (2002-2011)
Asian
2%
1%
Charles Henderson High School Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Charles Henderson High School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
60%
33%
Charles Henderson High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
37%
56%
Charles Henderson High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Charles Henderson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic GroupsCharles Henderson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.510.58
Charles Henderson High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
47%
Charles Henderson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
Charles Henderson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Troy City School District's student population of 2,063 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,959 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,261 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District NameTroy City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
6
Number of Students Managed2,0632,879
Troy City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate71%74%
Troy City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2010)
District Total Revenue$19 MM$28 MM
Troy City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$26 MM$29 MM
Troy City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$8,959$9,721
Troy City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$12,261$10,229
Troy City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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