Pell City High School
Pell City High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:
- Category Attribute
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)
- Pell City High School's student population of 1,169 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
- The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades 9-12|
|Total Students||1,169 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||68 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Pell City High School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year Data||This School||State Level (AL)|
|Overall School Rank||#864 out of 1,264 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||17:1||18:1|
|Two or more races||n/a|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Pell City School District|
- Pell City High School is the only high school serving the Pell City School system.
- The school offers an advanced diploma track that allows students to take honors classes in math, and the sciences, and honors or AP classes in english, and history. The school also offers an excellent gifted program. Generally however the school is not considered on par academically with some of the larger Birmingham area schools such as Hoover High School and Mountain Brook High School.
- Sports: The Pell City School colors are black and Gold and their mascot is the Panthers. The Panthers participate in 6A level sports and are one of the smallest schools in the Division. Despite this their football team has continually advanced to the playoffs since 2003 under the leadership of head coach and athletic director Jay Brown. The Panthers also field teams in; men's and woman's Soccer, and Basketball, Baseball, and Softball, Men's Golf, and Woman's Volleyball. Their band is a top rated performer. The "Marching Band of Gold" regularly competes on the state band circuit and regulary bring home honors. Finally they field several academic teams including Scholars Bowl and Math Team.
- Clubs: Pell City High School offers many after and during school clubs. Year book and the school newspaper called the "Panther Paw" are two popular one. In addition the School offers National Beta Club, Key Club, S.A.D.D (Students against Destructive Decisions) and many more.
Nearby Public Schools
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Pell City Duran South Grades: 7 | 300 students
813 16th St S
Pell City, AL 35128
(205)884-7957 0.7 7 300
- Pell City Eden Elementary School Grades: PK-4 | 365 students
412 Wolf Creek Rd N
Pell City, AL 35125
(205)338-6930 1.2 PK-4 365
- Pell City Walter M Kennedy School Grades: PK-4 | 480 students
250 Otis Perry Dr
Pell City, AL 35128
(205)338-7896 1.9 PK-4 480