155 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Curry High School serves 486 students in grades 9-12.
Curry 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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

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School Overview

Curry High School's student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Curry High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Curry High School is 0.08, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#646 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
White
96%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.08
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
I wanted to give thanks to the vice princable of Curry highschool for helping my son, and I do think all of you are great
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5  
children will have fun and learn at the same time.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 486 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 4%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.08 (Btm 50%)

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