Ohatchee High School

  • Ohatchee High School serves 466 students in grades 7-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Ohatchee High School operates within the Calhoun County School District.
  • Calhoun County School District's 73% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 466 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 466 students
Ohatchee High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ohatchee High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Ohatchee High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ohatchee High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Ohatchee High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Ohatchee High School American Indian Students (2003-2004)
Asian
n/a
1%
Ohatchee High School Asian Students (1994-1998)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Ohatchee High School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
4%
33%
Ohatchee High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
93%
56%
Ohatchee High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ohatchee High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
All Ethnic Groups Ohatchee High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.32
Ohatchee High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
47%
Ohatchee High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
13%
5%
Ohatchee High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Calhoun County School District's student population of 9,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,016 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,803 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Calhoun County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
6
Number of Students Managed 9,232 2,879
Calhoun County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 73% 74%
Calhoun County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $28 MM
Calhoun County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $29 MM
Calhoun County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,016 $9,721
Calhoun County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,803 $10,229
Calhoun County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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