Pisgah High School

  • Pisgah High School serves 614 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pisgah High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Pisgah High School's student population of 614 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students614 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pisgah High School is ranked within the top 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 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pisgah High School is 0.38, 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#394 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pisgah 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
21%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pisgah High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
n/a
33%
White
76%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pisgah High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pisgah High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.380.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pisgah 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 NameJackson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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