Guntersville High School

  • Guntersville High School serves 608 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Guntersville High School's student population of 608 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students608 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Guntersville High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Guntersville High School is 0.35, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#641 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Guntersville High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
8%
33%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
3%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Guntersville High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.350.34
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGuntersville City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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