Guntersville High School

14227 Highway 431 South
Guntersville, AL 35976
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Guntersville High School serves 604 students in grades 9-12.
Guntersville High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Guntersville High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Guntersville High School's student population of 604 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students604 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Rankings

Guntersville High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Guntersville High School is 0.37, 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
#294 out of 1263 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
8%
33%
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White
79%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.370.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGuntersville City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Guntersville High School is Marshall Alternative School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cherokee Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Guntersville Cherokee Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 3-5 | 433 students
    1.1 miles
    3300 Highway 79 S
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256) 582-3908
    1.1 3-5 433
  • Guntersville Marshall Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 3-12
    1.6 miles
    140 Claysville School Rd
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256) 582-7554
    1.6 3-12 n/a
  • Guntersville Marshall Technical School Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    1.6 miles
    12312 Us Highway 431 S
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256) 582-5629
    1.6 10-12 n/a
  • Guntersville Guntersville Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 452 students
    2.3 miles
    1800 Lusk
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256) 582-3364
    2.3 PK-2 452
  • Guntersville Guntersville Middle School Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 438 students
    2.7 miles
    901 Sunset Dr
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256) 582-5182
    2.7 6-8 438

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