New Hope High School

  • New Hope High School serves 387 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New Hope High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • New Hope High School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Hope High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Hope High School is 0.34, 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 (16-17)#506 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
14%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
2%
33%
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White
80%
55%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in New Hope High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.340.59
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Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Notes

  • New Hope High School (NHHS) is located in New Hope, Alabama. It is part of the Madison County Schools system.
  • Languages and language programs: Foreign Language: Spanish, French.
  • Sport programs: Baseball, Soccer, Basketball, Softball, Cheerleadering, Football, Volleyball, Golf, Marching Band.

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