Horizon High School

  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Horizon High School operates within the Decatur City School District.
  • Decatur City School District's 66% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has declined by 75% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Horizon High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.

District Comparison

  • Decatur City School District's student population of 8,600 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,157 is higher than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,227 is higher than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Decatur City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
6
Number of Students Managed 8,600 2,879
Decatur City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 66% 74%
Decatur City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $96 MM $28 MM
Decatur City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $97 MM $29 MM
Decatur City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,157 $9,721
Decatur City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,227 $10,229
Decatur City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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