Etowah High School

201 Case Ave
Attalla, AL 35954
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Etowah High School serves 593 students in grades 9-12.
Etowah 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 30-34% (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 25-29% (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 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Etowah High School's student population of 593 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

Etowah 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 Etowah High School is 0.48, 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
#983 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
15%
33%
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White
70%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAttalla City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Etowah High School is Career Technical Center (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Etowah County Alternative School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Attalla Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.4 miles
    105 Burke Ave Se
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-3312
    0.4 9-12 n/a
  • Attalla Etowah County Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 4-12
    0.4 miles
    106 Burke Ave Se
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-8431
    0.4 4-12 n/a
  • Attalla Attalla Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 586 students
    1.2 miles
    300 Cullman Avenue
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-7266
    1.2 PK-5 586
  • Attalla Etowah Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 349 students
    1.6 miles
    316jones Street
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-3236
    1.6 6-8 349
  • Attalla Ivalee Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 193 students
    3.0 miles
    840 Gallant Rd
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-9781
    3 K-6 193

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