Straughn High School

29448 Straughn School Road
Andalusia, AL 36421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Straughn High School serves 385 students in grades 9-12.
Straughn High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
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), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Straughn High School's student population of 385 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Straughn High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Straughn High School is 0.10, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#332 out of 1270 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
3%
33%
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White
95%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.100.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCovington County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Straughn High School is Andalusia High School (6.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Straughn Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Straughn Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Andalusia Straughn Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
    0.1 miles
    29324 Straughn School Road
    Andalusia, AL 36421
    (334) 427-1311
    0.1 PK-5 588
  • Andalusia Straughn Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 275 students
    0.1 miles
    29324 Straughn School Road
    Andalusia, AL 36421
    (334) 222-4090
    0.1 6-8 275
  • Andalusia Andalusia Junior High School Math: 34% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 274 students
    5.8 miles
    408 4th Avenue
    Andalusia, AL 36420
    (334) 222-7569
    5.8 7-8 274
  • Andalusia Andalusia High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 497 students
    6.0 miles
    701 Third St
    Andalusia, AL 36420
    (334) 222-7569
    6 9-12 497
  • Andalusia Andalusia Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 1,012 student
    8.7 miles
    1501 West Bypass
    Andalusia, AL 36420
    (334) 222-1224
    8.7 PK-6 1,012

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