11306 County Line Road
Madison, AL 35756
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
James Clemens High School serves 2,152 students in grades 9-12.
James Clemens High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 77% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70% (which is higher 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 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,152 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

James Clemens High School's student population of 2,152 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 118 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
118 teachers
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School Rankings

James Clemens High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 James Clemens High School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#65 out of 1263 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
20%
32%
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White
60%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.59
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Graduation Rate
97%
91%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 2,152 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 77% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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