10941 Highway 17
Gilbertown, AL 36908
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Southern Choctaw High School serves 333 students in grades 7-12.
Southern Choctaw High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

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

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School Overview

Southern Choctaw High School's student population of 333 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 7-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
333 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Southern Choctaw High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Southern Choctaw High School is 0.50, 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1132 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
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Black
51%
33%
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White
49%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Graduation Rate
85-89%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 7-12
  • Students: 333 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50 (Top 50%)

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