Cherokee County High School

910 Warrior Dr
Centre, AL 35960
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 454 students in grades 9-12, Cherokee County High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 454 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in AL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cherokee County High School's student population of 454 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
454 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Cherokee County High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cherokee County High School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#840 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Cherokee County High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cherokee County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
15-19%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherokee County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Cherokee County High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Cherokee County High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
4%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Cherokee County High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
7%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
84%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherokee County High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.29
This chart displays the diversity score of Cherokee County High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Cherokee County High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherokee County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cherokee County High School's ranking?
Cherokee County High School is ranked #840 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Cherokee County High School often compared to?
Cherokee County High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Cedar Bluff High School, Sand Rock High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Cherokee County High School?
The graduation rate of Cherokee County High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend Cherokee County High School?
454 students attend Cherokee County High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Cherokee County High School students are White, 7% of students are Black, 4% of students are American Indian, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cherokee County High School?
Cherokee County High School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Cherokee County High School offer ?
Cherokee County High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Cherokee County High School part of?
Cherokee County High School is part of Cherokee County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 454 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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