Hokes Bluff High School

1865 Appalachia Rd
Gadsden, AL 35903
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hokes Bluff High School serves 408 students in grades 9-12.
Hokes Bluff 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hokes Bluff High School's student population of 408 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students408 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hokes Bluff High School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Hokes Bluff High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Hokes Bluff High School is 0.11, 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
#870 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
5%
8%
Black
n/a
33%
White
94%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.110.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hokes Bluff High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 Hokes Bluff High School is Glencoe High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hokes Bluff Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hokes Bluff Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gadsden Hokes Bluff Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
    1.1 miles
    5375 Main Street
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-5571
    1.1 PK-5 618
  • Gadsden Hokes Bluff Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 299 students
    1.1 miles
    3121 Appalachian Hwy
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-1963
    1.1 6-8 299
  • Gadsden Glencoe Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 317 students
    4.9 miles
    809 Lonesome Bend Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-5627
    4.9 5-8 317
  • Gadsden Glencoe High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 343 students
    5.0 miles
    803 Lonesome Bend Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-2250
    5 9-12 343
  • Gadsden Gaston High School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 562 students
    5.1 miles
    4550 Us Highway 411
    Gadsden, AL 35901
    (256) 547-8828
    5.1 K-12 562

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