Emma Sansom High School (Closed 2007)

Emma Sansom High School served 526 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 42% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Emma Sansom High School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
40%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Emma Sansom High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
58%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Emma Sansom High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
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 Emma Sansom High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.510.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emma Sansom High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGadsden City School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Emma Sansom High School is Gadsden City High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Sansom Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gadsden Sansom Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 398 students
    0.1 miles
    2210 W Meighan Blvd
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 546-4992
    0.1 6-8 398
  • Gadsden Floyd Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 323 students
    0.2 miles
    601 Black Creek Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 546-0836
    0.2 PK-5 323
  • Gadsden Gadsden City High School Math: 35% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,524 student
    0.5 miles
    1917 Black Creek Parkway
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 543-3614
    0.5 9-12 1,524
  • Gadsden Gadsden City Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.2 miles
    607 S 12th St
    Gadsden, AL 35901
    (256) 547-5446
    1.2 6-12 n/a
  • Gadsden Therapeutic Academic Program Alternative School
    Grades: 1-5
    1.2 miles
    201 College St
    Gadsden, AL 35902
    (256) 549-2961
    1.2 1-5 n/a
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