Susan Moore High School

  • Susan Moore High School serves 556 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 23% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Susan Moore 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Susan Moore High School's student population of 556 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students556 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Susan Moore 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Susan Moore High School is 0.45, 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 School Rank (16-17)#994 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Susan Moore 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)
23%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Hispanic
30%
8%
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Black
n/a
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Susan Moore High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
68%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Susan Moore High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Susan Moore High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Susan Moore High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.450.59
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Susan Moore High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBlount County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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