Escambia County High School

1215 S Presley St
Atmore, AL 36502
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Escambia County High School serves 418 students in grades 9-12.
Escambia County 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Escambia County High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Escambia County High School's student population of 418 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Escambia County High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Escambia County High School is 0.30, 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
#1209 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
83%
33%
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White
12%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.300.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscambia County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Escambia County High School is Northview High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Escambia County Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rachel Patterson Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Atmore Rachel Patterson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 502 students
    1.3 miles
    1102 W Craig St
    Atmore, AL 36502
    (251) 368-4860
    1.3 PK-3 502
  • Atmore Escambia County Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 589 students
    2.7 miles
    1565 Highway 21
    Atmore, AL 36504
    (251) 368-9105
    2.7 4-8 589
  • Century Bratt Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 513 students
    4.6 miles
    5721 Highway 99
    Century, FL 32535
    (850) 327-6137
    4.6 PK-5 513
  • Century Northview High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
    5.5 miles
    4100 W Highway 4
    Century, FL 32535
    (850) 327-6681
    5.5 9-12 490
  • Perdido Perdido Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 504 students
    7.9 miles
    23589 County Road 47
    Perdido, AL 36562
    (251) 937-8456
    7.9 PK-8 504

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