Pleasant Valley High School

  • Pleasant Valley High School serves 505 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (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 42% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) 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 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Pleasant Valley High School's student population of 505 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 37% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pleasant Valley High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Valley High School is 0.06, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#548 out of 1,264 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
97%
55%
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Diversity Score0.060.59
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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