Tuscaloosa County High School serves 1,604 students in grades 9-12.
Tuscaloosa County 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 bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

School Overview

Tuscaloosa County High School's student population of 1,604 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 92 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,604 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
92 teachers
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School Rankings

Tuscaloosa County 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 Tuscaloosa County High School is 0.60, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#625 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
32%
32%
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White
54%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.60
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Graduation Rate
87%
91%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tuscaloosa County High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5   12/26/2007
i think this school is a very fine high school to go to infact its one of the greast schools in alabama.Its a very fine school i must say
- Posted by Student/Alumni - katri

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,604 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 46%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 87% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.60

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