Red Bay High School

  • Red Bay High School serves 869 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is equal to the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Red Bay 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Red Bay High School's student population of 869 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students869 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Bay High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Red Bay 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 School Rank (16-17)#547 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
92%
55%
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Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score0.150.59
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Red Bay High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Red Bay High School is Vina High School (6.1 miles away)
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