Demopolis High School

701 Hwy 80 W
Demopolis, AL 36732
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Demopolis High School serves 719 students in grades 9-12.
Demopolis 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 40-44% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Demopolis High School's student population of 719 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students719 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

Demopolis 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 Demopolis High School is 0.55, 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
#677 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
52%
33%
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White
43%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.550.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDemopolis City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Demopolis High School is Bellbrown Career Technical Center (12.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Demopolis Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Westside Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Demopolis Westside Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 519 students
    0.8 miles
    1720 Mauvilla Drive
    Demopolis, AL 36732
    (334) 289-0377
    0.8 PK-2 519
  • Demopolis Demopolis Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 528 students
    1.0 miles
    300 E Pettus St
    Demopolis, AL 36732
    (334) 289-4242
    1 6-8 528
  • Demopolis Us Jones Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 566 students
    1.3 miles
    715 E Jackson St
    Demopolis, AL 36732
    (334) 289-0426
    1.3 3-5 566
  • Livingston Bellbrown Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    12.2 miles
    111 Mlk Parkway
    Livingston, AL 35470
    (205) 652-9469
    12.2 10-12 n/a
  • Linden Linden High School Math: 11-19% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 162 students
    13.4 miles
    321 N Main Street
    Linden, AL 36748
    (334) 295-4287
    13.4 9-12 162

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