Chelsea High School

10510 Highway 11
Chelsea, AL 35043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Chelsea High School serves 1,235 students in grades 9-12.
Chelsea High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 59% (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 57% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Chelsea High School's student population of 1,235 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,235 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Rankings

Chelsea High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Chelsea High School is 0.30, 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
#207 out of 1270 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
10%
33%
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White
83%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.300.59
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Graduation Rate
(18-19)
95%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShelby County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Chelsea High School is Oak Mountain High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Chelsea Middle School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chelsea Chelsea Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,063 student
    2.6 miles
    2321 Highway 39
    Chelsea, AL 35043
    (205) 682-7210
    2.6 6-8 1,063
  • Chelsea Forest Oaks Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 741 students
    3.3 miles
    1000 Hornet Parkway
    Chelsea, AL 35043
    (205) 682-7220
    3.3 K-5 741
  • Birmingham Oak Mountain High School Math: 74% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,572 student
    3.6 miles
    5476 Caldwell Mill Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205) 682-5200
    3.6 9-12 1,572
  • Birmingham Oak Mountain Intermediate School Math: 70% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 4-5 | 711 students
    3.6 miles
    5486 Caldwell Mill Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205) 682-5220
    3.6 4-5 711
  • Birmingham Berry Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,179 student
    4.7 miles
    4500 Jaguar Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205) 439-2000
    4.7 6-8 1,179

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