Pleasant Valley High School

4141 Pleasant Valley Rd
Jacksonville, AL 36265
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Pleasant Valley High School serves 471 students in grades 7-12.
Pleasant Valley High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 50% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than 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% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pleasant Valley High School's student population of 471 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasant Valley 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 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#484 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
2%
33%
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White
97%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.060.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasant Valley High School is Calhoun County Career Technical Center (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jacksonville High School (5.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Valley Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jacksonville Pleasant Valley Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-6 | 559 students
    1.6 miles
    265 Mark Green Road
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 741-6600
    1.6 PK-6 559
  • Jacksonville Kitty Stone Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-6 | 912 students
    4.0 miles
    1200 James Hopkins Rd Sw
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 782-5191
    4 PK-6 912
  • Jacksonville Calhoun County Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    4.8 miles
    1200 Church St Se
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 741-4600
    4.8 10-12 n/a
  • Jacksonville Jacksonville High School Math: 53% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 7-12 | 702 students
    5.0 miles
    1000 George Douthit Dr Sw
    Jacksonville, AL 36265
    (256) 782-8800
    5 7-12 702
  • Alexandria Alexandria Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 635 students
    6.8 miles
    2525 Alexandriawellington Rd
    Alexandria, AL 36250
    (256) 741-4300
    6.8 PK-4 635

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