Leroy High School

26301 Highway 43
Leroy, AL 36548
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (2 reviews)
Leroy High School serves 583 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Leroy 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Leroy High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Leroy High School's student population of 583 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students583 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Leroy High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Leroy High School is 0.54, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#714 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
12%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
26%
33%
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White
62%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Leroy High School is Jackson High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Jackson Middle School (4.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Jackson Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 361 students
    4.6 miles
    235 College Ave
    Jackson, AL 36545
    (251) 246-3597
    4.6 6-8 361
  • Jackson Jackson Intermediate School Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 353 students
    4.8 miles
    2950 Highway 43
    Jackson, AL 36545
    (251) 246-1599
    4.8 3-5 353
  • Jackson Joe M Gillmore Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 401 students
    4.9 miles
    133 Mayton Dr
    Jackson, AL 36545
    (251) 246-2525
    4.9 PK-2 401
  • Jackson Jackson High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 516 students
    6.1 miles
    321 Stanley Dr
    Jackson, AL 36545
    (251) 246-2571
    6.1 9-12 516
  • Mc Intosh Mcintosh Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 275 students
    15.6 miles
    Mcintosh
    Mc Intosh, AL 36553
    (251) 944-2481
    15.6 K-5 275

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Leroy is a great school, diffently recommended!
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5  
We should have less homework and more fun extracurricular activities and more playground equiptment.We need free dress every day.But other than those problems Leroy is a great school.We have smart teachers and we learn great stuff.
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