Cherokee County High School

910 Warrior Dr
Centre, AL 35960
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Cherokee County High School serves 470 students in grades 9-12.
Cherokee County High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Cherokee County High School's student population of 470 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Cherokee County High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Cherokee County High School is 0.39, 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
#312 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
9%
33%
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White
77%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.390.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
This chart display 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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCherokee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cherokee County High School is Cherokee County Career Technology Center (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Centre Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Centre Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Centre Centre Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 635 students
    1.3 miles
    725 E Main St
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256) 927-3302
    1.3 PK-4 635
  • Centre Centre Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 482 students
    1.4 miles
    1920 East Main Street
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256) 927-5656
    1.4 5-8 482
  • Centre Cherokee County Career Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 7-12
    1.7 miles
    600 Bay Springs Rd
    Centre, AL 35960
    (256) 927-5351
    1.7 7-12 n/a
  • Cedar Bluff Cedar Bluff High School Math: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-12 | 602 students
    4.9 miles
    3655 Old Highway 9
    Cedar Bluff, AL 35959
    (256) 779-6211
    4.9 PK-12 602
  • Leesburg Sand Rock High School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 823 students
    8.1 miles
    1950 Sand Rock Avenue
    Leesburg, AL 35983
    (256) 523-4050
    8.1 PK-12 823

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