Marengo High School

  • Marengo High School serves 267 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Marengo 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 bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher 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 267 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students267 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Marengo High School
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Marengo 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#1055 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
100%
33%
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White
n/a
55%
All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.000.59
Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarengo County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Marengo High School is Sweet Water High School (4.9 miles away)
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