Curry High School

155 Yellow Jacket Dr
Jasper, AL 35503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Curry High School serves 486 students in grades 9-12.
Curry High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 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 46%) 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 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Curry High School's student population of 486 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students486 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Curry High School
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Curry High School by grade.

School Comparison

Curry High School is ranked within the top 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#536 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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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 This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Curry High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.080.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Curry 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 NameWalker County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Curry High School is Meek High School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Curry Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Curry Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jasper Curry Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 557 students
    0.1 miles
    85 Yellow Jacket Dr
    Jasper, AL 35503
    (205) 387-7845
    0.1 PK-4 557
  • Jasper Curry Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 346 students
    0.1 miles
    115 Yellow Jacket Dr
    Jasper, AL 35503
    (205) 384-3441
    0.1 5-8 346
  • Arley Meek Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-4 | 149 students
    6.3 miles
    6613 County Rd 41
    Arley, AL 35541
    (205) 221-9425
    6.3 PK-4 149
  • Arley Meek High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 310 students
    6.3 miles
    6615 Co Rd 41
    Arley, AL 35541
    (205) 717-3349
    6.3 5-12 310
  • Jasper Jasper Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 428 students
    8.6 miles
    1501 Viking Drive
    Jasper, AL 35501
    (205) 221-9277
    8.6 7-8 428

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  
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