Etowah High School

  • Etowah High School serves 718 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Etowah High School operates within the Attalla City School District.
  • Attalla City School District's 62% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 718 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students718 students
Etowah High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Etowah High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
Etowah High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeEtowah High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
Etowah High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Etowah High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
14%
33%
Etowah High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
77%
56%
Etowah High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Etowah High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Etowah High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsEtowah High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.390.58
Etowah High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
47%
Etowah High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
11%
5%
Etowah High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Attalla City School District's student population of 1,721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 62% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,864 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,390 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameAttalla City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
6
Number of Students Managed1,7212,879
Attalla City School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate62%74%
Attalla City School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue$17 MM$30 MM
Attalla City School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending$18 MM$30 MM
Attalla City School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,864$10,181
Attalla City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,390$10,301
Attalla City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    AttallaAL 35954
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    1.6 miles
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