Handley High School

100 Tiger Circle
Roanoke, AL 36274
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Handley High School serves 493 students in grades 9-12.
Handley High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Handley High School's student population of 493 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

Handley High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Handley High School is 0.52, 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
#803 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
36%
33%
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White
60%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.520.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRoanoke City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Handley High School is Randolphroanoke Career Technology Center (11.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Handley Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Knight Enloe Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Roanoke Knight Enloe Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 503 students
    0.6 miles
    430 Park Ave
    Roanoke, AL 36274
    (334) 863-2237
    0.6 PK-3 503
  • Roanoke Handley Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 562 students
    1.3 miles
    251 Gilham Rd
    Roanoke, AL 36274
    (334) 863-4174
    1.3 4-8 562
  • Roanoke Rock Mills Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 161 students
    4.6 miles
    415 County Road 75
    Roanoke, AL 36274
    (334) 885-6823
    4.6 PK-8 161
  • Five Points Five Points Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 125 students
    9.6 miles
    10180 County Road 222
    Five Points, AL 36855
    (334) 864-7615
    9.6 K-8 125
  • Wedowee Randolphroanoke Career Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    11.9 miles
    960 Main Stsouth
    Wedowee, AL 36278
    (256) 357-2839
    11.9 9-12 n/a

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