Scottsboro High School

  • Scottsboro High School serves 799 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 40-44% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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

School Overview

  • Scottsboro High School's student population of 799 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students799 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scottsboro High School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scottsboro High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. 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#672 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
6%
7%
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Black
7%
33%
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White
87%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scottsboro High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.240.34
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Graduation Rate85-89%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScottsboro City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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