Southern Choctaw High School

  • Southern Choctaw High School serves 336 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Southern Choctaw High School's student population of 336 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southern Choctaw High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Choctaw High School is 0.50, which is more 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#986 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Choctaw High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
7%
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Black
52%
33%
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White
48%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Southern Choctaw High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.500.34
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Graduation Rate70-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southern Choctaw 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 NameChoctaw County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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