Erwin High School

  • Erwin High School serves 806 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Erwin High School's student population of 806 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students806 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Erwin High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Erwin High School is 0.04, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#1217 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
98%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
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Diversity Score0.040.59
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Graduation Rate
83%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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