Straughn High School

29448 Straughn School Road
Andalusia, AL 36421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 373 students in grades 9-12, Straughn High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 373 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30% in AL)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Straughn High School's student population of 373 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
373 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Straughn High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Straughn High School is 0.10, 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)
#727 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Straughn High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Straughn 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 2021-22 school year data.
25-29%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Straughn High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Straughn High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Straughn High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Straughn High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
2%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Straughn High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Straughn High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Black
2%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Straughn High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
95%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Straughn High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Straughn High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Straughn High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.10
This chart displays the diversity score of Straughn High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Straughn High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Straughn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Straughn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Straughn High School's ranking?
Straughn High School is ranked #727 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Straughn High School often compared to?
Straughn High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Andalusia High School, Pleasant Home School, Opp High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Straughn High School?
The graduation rate of Straughn High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend Straughn High School?
373 students attend Straughn High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Straughn High School students are White, 2% of students are Asian, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Straughn High School?
Straughn High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Straughn High School offer ?
Straughn High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Straughn High School part of?
Straughn High School is part of Covington County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 373 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : 90-94% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 25-29% (Top 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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