Wacoochee Junior High School

  • Wacoochee Junior High School serves 975 students in grades 7-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • Wacoochee Junior High School operates within the Lee County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 975 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students975 students
Wacoochee Junior High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Wacoochee Junior High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
Wacoochee Junior High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeWacoochee Junior High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Wacoochee Junior High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Wacoochee Junior High School American Indian Students (2009-2011)
Asian
n/a
1%
Wacoochee Junior High School Asian Students (2003-2013)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Wacoochee Junior High School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
19%
33%
Wacoochee Junior High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
74%
56%
Wacoochee Junior High School White Students (1991-2015)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Wacoochee Junior High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWacoochee Junior High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.420.58
Wacoochee Junior High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
47%
Wacoochee Junior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
5%
Wacoochee Junior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lee County School District's student population of 9,876 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,606 in this district is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,865 is higher than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLee County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
6
Number of Students Managed9,8762,879
Lee County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$94 MM$30 MM
Lee County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$106 MM$30 MM
Lee County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,606$10,181
Lee County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,865$10,301
Lee County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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    Smiths StationAL 36877
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    Grades: PK-6 | 744 students
    8.1 miles
    4747 Lee Road 270
    ValleyAL 36854
    (334)745-5028
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  • ValleyBeulah High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 598 students
    8.1 miles
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    8.2 miles
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