Charles Henderson High School

  • Charles Henderson High School serves 603 students in grades 9 - 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
  • 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 603 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 603 students
Charles Henderson High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Charles Henderson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Charles Henderson High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Charles Henderson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Charles Henderson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Charles Henderson High School American Indian Students (2002-2011)
Asian
1%
1%
Charles Henderson High School Asian Students (1997-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Charles Henderson High School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
59%
34%
Charles Henderson High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
38%
57%
Charles Henderson High School White Students (1990-2014)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Charles Henderson High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.51 0.30
Charles Henderson High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
46%
52%
Charles Henderson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2014)
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%
6%
Charles Henderson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Troy City School District's student population of 2,076 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has increased from 69% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,797 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,134 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Troy City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 2,076 3,026
Troy City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Troy City School District Graduation Rate (1996-2014)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $30 MM
Troy City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $22 MM $30 MM
Troy City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,797 $10,181
Troy City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,134 $10,301
Troy City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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