Washington Co High School

  • Washington Co High School serves 563 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 18% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Washington Co 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%.

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School Overview

  • Washington Co High School's student population of 563 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students563 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washington Co High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washington Co High School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington Co High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
8%
1%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
72%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Washington Co High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Washington Co High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.440.33
This chart display the diversity score of Washington Co High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Co High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashington County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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