4881 15th Street Road
Bessemer, AL 35023
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Hueytown High School serves 1,127 students in grades 9-12.
Hueytown 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 26% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Hueytown High School's student population of 1,127 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,127 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
62 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day of Black History Month
February 01, 2022 (Tuesday)
First Day of Women's History Month
March 01, 2022 (Tuesday)
Spring Break
March 28, 2022 (Monday)
End of 2nd Semester - Last Day for Students
May 26, 2022 (Thursday)
First Day of LGBTQ+ Pride Month
June 01, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

Hueytown 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 Hueytown High School is 0.58, 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 Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1076 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
49%
33%
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White
43%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.58
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Graduation Rate
94%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,127 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 57%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 23% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58 (Top 20%)

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