Marengo High School

  • Marengo High School serves 276 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

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

School Overview

  • Marengo High School's student population of 276 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marengo High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Marengo High School is 0.00, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#1083 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marengo High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marengo High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Black
100%
33%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Marengo High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Scoren/a0.59
Graduation Rate≥80%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Marengo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarengo County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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