Hueytown High School

  • Hueytown High School serves 1,080 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Hueytown High School operates within the Jefferson County School District.
  • Jefferson County School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1080 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,080 students
Hueytown High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hueytown High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Hueytown High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Hueytown High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 18:1
Hueytown High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Hueytown High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
45%
33%
Hueytown High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
50%
56%
Hueytown High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hueytown High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Hueytown High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hueytown High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.32
Hueytown High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
42%
47%
Hueytown High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Hueytown High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jefferson County School District's student population of 36,003 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,508 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,950 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has declined by 22% over four years.
School District Name Jefferson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
60
6
Number of Students Managed 36,003 2,879
Jefferson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 74%
Jefferson County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $344 MM $28 MM
Jefferson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $360 MM $29 MM
Jefferson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,508 $9,721
Jefferson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,950 $10,229
Jefferson County 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

Nearby Public Schools

 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BessemerHueytown Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 855 students
    0.2 miles
    112 Forest Rd
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4100
    0.2KG-5855
  • BessemerHueytown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 749 students
    0.6 miles
    701 Sunrise Blvd
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-5150
    0.66-8749
  • BessemerJefferson Co Couns And Learning Ctr-westAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12
    1.2 miles
    126 Johnson Drive
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4130
    1.2KG-12n/a
  • BessemerNorth Highland Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 290 students
    1.4 miles
    2021 29th Ave N
    BessemerAL 35023
    (205)379-4950
    1.4KG-5290
  • BessemerBrighton Middle School
    Grades: KG-8 | 518 students
    2.2 miles
    3400 Brown Cir
    BessemerAL 35020
    (205)379-2650
    2.2KG-8518

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
July 12, 2017
Learn whether a year round attendance schedule or traditional schedule may be more appropriate for your child.
July 12, 2017
It is helpful to know the issues involved when considering public versus private schools. More about these considerations here.
July 02, 2017
Should sixth graders be placed in elementary or middle school? We explore the pros and cons of the issue.