Fyffe High School

  • Fyffe High School serves 936 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Fyffe High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Fyffe High School's student population of 936 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students936 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fyffe High School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Fyffe High School is 0.40, 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#306 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
19%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
n/a
33%
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White
75%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score0.400.59
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDekalb County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Fyffe High School is Alternative School (4.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Payne Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 5-12
    4.7 miles
    155 20th Street Ne
    Fort Payne, AL 35967
    (256) 845-3711
    4.7 5-12 n/a
  • Rainsville Dekalb Annex School Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    4.7 miles
    409 E Main St
    Rainsville, AL 35986
    (256) 638-4131
    4.7 K-12 n/a
  • Rainsville Dekalb Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    4.7 miles
    409 Main St E
    Rainsville, AL 35986
    (256) 638-4421
    4.7 10-12 n/a
  • Rainsville Plainview School
    Grades: PK-12 | 1,210 student
    5.3 miles
    76 Chavies Rd
    Rainsville, AL 35986
    (256) 638-3510
    5.3 PK-12 1,210
  • Section Macedonia School
    Grades: K-8 | 134 students
    8.1 miles
    196 County Road 49
    Section, AL 35771
    (256) 228-4483
    8.1 K-8 134

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