W S Neal High School

801 Andrew Jackson Street
Brewton, AL 36426
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
W S Neal High School serves 414 students in grades 9-12.
W S Neal 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 50%) for the 2017-18 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 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

W S Neal High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

W S Neal High School's student population of 414 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students414 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

W S Neal High School is ranked within the top 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 W S Neal 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 Testing Rank
#536 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
27%
33%
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White
69%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEscambia County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to W S Neal High School is Escambiabrewton Career Technical Center (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W S Neal Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W S Neal Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Brewton W S Neal Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 550 students
    1.1 miles
    701 Williamson St
    Brewton, AL 36426
    (251) 867-7674
    1.1 PK-4 550
  • Brewton W S Neal Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 425 students
    1.1 miles
    703 Williamson St
    Brewton, AL 36426
    (251) 867-5035
    1.1 5-8 425
  • Brewton Brewton Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-4 | 423 students
    1.9 miles
    901 Douglas Ave
    Brewton, AL 36426
    (251) 867-8410
    1.9 PK-4 423
  • Brewton Brewton Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 357 students
    2.3 miles
    1384 Old Castleberry Road
    Brewton, AL 36426
    (251) 867-8420
    2.3 5-8 357
  • Brewton Escambiabrewton Career Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2.8 miles
    2824 Pea Ridge Rd
    Brewton, AL 36426
    (251) 867-7829
    2.8 9-12 n/a

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