Glencoe High School

803 Lonesome Bend Rd
Gadsden, AL 35905
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Glencoe High School serves 343 students in grades 9-12.
Glencoe High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glencoe High School's student population of 343 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Glencoe High School is ranked within the top 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 Glencoe High School is 0.08, 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
#446 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
Black
2%
33%
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White
96%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEtowah County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glencoe High School is C I T Y Program (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Glencoe Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gadsden Glencoe Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 317 students
    0.1 miles
    809 Lonesome Bend Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-5627
    0.1 5-8 317
  • Gadsden Glencoe Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 364 students
    0.7 miles
    207 N College St
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-4709
    0.7 K-4 364
  • Gadsden Adams Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
    3.0 miles
    919 Raley St
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-4952
    3 PK-5 418
  • Gadsden Litchfield Middle School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 201 students
    3.0 miles
    1109 Hoke St
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-6793
    3 6-8 201
  • Gadsden Donehoo Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
    3.6 miles
    1109 E Broad St
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 546-3604
    3.6 PK-5 269

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