Linden High School

321 N Main Street
Linden, AL 36748
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Linden High School serves 136 students in grades 9-12.
Linden High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 136 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Linden High School's student population of 136 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
136 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
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School Rankings

Linden High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Linden High School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#845 out of 1276 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
24%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
10%
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Black
94%
32%
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White
4%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.12
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Graduation Rate
70-79%
89%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Linden High School's ranking?
Linden High School is ranked #845 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Linden High School?
The graduation rate of Linden High School is 70-79%, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 89%.
How many students attend Linden High School?
136 students attend Linden High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Linden High School students are Black, 4% of students are White, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Linden High School?
Linden High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Linden High School offer ?
Linden High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Linden High School part of?
Linden High School is part of Linden City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 136 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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