Priceville High School

Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Priceville High School serves 473 students in grades 9-12.
Priceville High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Priceville High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Priceville High School's student population of 473 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students473 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Rankings

Priceville High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Priceville High School is 0.15, 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
#167 out of 1263 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
2%
33%
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White
92%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.150.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMorgan County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Priceville High School is Morgan County Learning Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Priceville Junior High School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Decatur Priceville Junior High School Math: 54% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 481 students
    0.0 miles
    311 Highway 67 South
    Decatur, AL 35603
    (256) 355-5104
    0 5-8 481
  • Decatur Austinville Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
    0.8 miles
    2320 Clara Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3050
    0.8 PK-5 388
  • Decatur Frances Nungester Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 396 students
    1.1 miles
    726 Tammy St Sw
    Decatur, AL 35603
    (256) 552-3079
    1.1 PK-5 396
  • Hartselle Morgan County Learning Center Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    1.1 miles
    72 Plainview St
    Hartselle, AL 35640
    (256) 773-6458
    1.1 6-12 n/a
  • Decatur Chestnut Grove Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    1.5 miles
    3205 Cedarhurst Dr Sw
    Decatur, AL 35603
    (256) 552-3092
    1.5 PK-5 432

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