Jemison High School

  • Jemison High School serves 825 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Jemison High School operates within the Chilton County School District.
  • Chilton County School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 825 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 825 students
Jemison High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Jemison High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Jemison High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Jemison High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.43 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
Jemison High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
18%
6%
Jemison High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
9%
33%
Jemison High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
73%
56%
Jemison High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Jemison High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Jemison 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.
0.43 0.32
Jemison 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.
48%
47%
Jemison 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.
7%
5%
Jemison High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Chilton County School District's student population of 7,620 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 97% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,495 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 $8,205 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Chilton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
6
Number of Students Managed 7,620 2,879
Chilton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 74%
Chilton County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $28 MM
Chilton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $63 MM $29 MM
Chilton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,495 $9,721
Chilton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,205 $10,229
Chilton 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

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