Talladega County Central High School

Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Talladega County Central High School serves 184 students in grades 7-12.
Talladega County Central 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 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Talladega County Central High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Talladega County Central High School's student population of 184 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students184 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Talladega County Central High School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Talladega County Central High School is 0.19, 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
#1148 out of 1270 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%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
90%
33%
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White
8%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.190.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTalladega County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Talladega County Central High School is Talladega High School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Zora Ellis Junior High School (5.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stemley Road Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Talladega Stemley Road Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 395 students
    2.6 miles
    2760 Stemley Bridge Rd
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5325
    2.6 PK-6 395
  • Talladega Talladega High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 511 students
    4.5 miles
    1177 Mcmillan Street East
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5656
    4.5 9-12 511
  • Talladega C L Salter Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 294 students
    5.0 miles
    106 Brecon Access Rd
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5822
    5 PK-6 294
  • Talladega Zora Ellis Junior High School Math: 16% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 274 students
    5.3 miles
    414 Elm St
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5700
    5.3 7-8 274
  • Talladega Graham Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 264 students
    5.4 miles
    403 Cedar St
    Talladega, AL 35160
    (256) 315-5777
    5.4 PK-6 264

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