29448 Straughn School Road
Andalusia, AL 36421
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Straughn High School serves 385 students in grades 9-12.
Straughn High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Straughn High School's student population of 385 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Straughn High School is ranked within the top 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 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#416 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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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
0.10
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 385 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 10% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.10 (Btm 50%)

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