Colbert Heights High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
6825 Woodmont Dr
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Colbert Heights High School serves 457 students in grades 7-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Colbert Heights High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Colbert Heights High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Colbert Heights High School's student population of 457 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Colbert Heights High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Colbert Heights High School is 0.10, 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
#902 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
95%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColbert County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Colbert Heights High School is Muscle Shoals Career Academy (6.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Deshler Middle School (6.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Colbert Heights Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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I am a proud former student and parent of students that are attending CHHS now!!! Teachers and Parents(many graduated at CHHS) care and strive to make the school a better place year after year. You are one big family!! GO CATS!
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