Russellville High School

1865 Waterloo Rd
Russellville, AL 35653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 710 students in grades 9-12, Russellville High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 710 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5% in AL)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 30%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Russellville High School's student population of 710 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
710 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Russellville High School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Russellville High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#575 out of 1276 schools
(Top 50%)
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25-29%
24%
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30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
51%
10%
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Black
6%
32%
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White
40%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Russellville High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Russellville High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Russellville High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Russellville High School's ranking?
Russellville High School is ranked #575 out of 1,276 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 24% AL state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Russellville High School?
The graduation rate of Russellville High School is 95%, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 89%.
How many students attend Russellville High School?
710 students attend Russellville High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Russellville High School students are Hispanic, 40% of students are White, 6% of students are Black, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Russellville High School?
Russellville High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Russellville High School offer ?
Russellville High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Russellville High School part of?
Russellville High School is part of Russellville City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 710 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • : ≥95% (Top 5%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 30%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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