Waterloo High School

311 Schoolhouse Ln
Waterloo, AL 35677
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 363 students in grades Prekindergarten-12, Waterloo High School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

School Overview

Waterloo High School's student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students
363 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Waterloo High School ranks within the top 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Waterloo High School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#632 out of 1285 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Waterloo High School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waterloo High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
40-44%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waterloo 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 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Waterloo High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of Waterloo High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Waterloo High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
2%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Waterloo High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Waterloo High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
95%
53%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Waterloo High School and the percentage of White public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Waterloo High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waterloo High School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.10
This chart displays the diversity score of Waterloo High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-89%
88%
This chart displays graduation rate of Waterloo High School and public school graduation rate of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waterloo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterloo High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Waterloo High School's ranking?
Waterloo High School is ranked #632 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Waterloo High School often compared to?
Waterloo High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Central High School, Wilson High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Waterloo High School?
The graduation rate of Waterloo High School is 80-89%, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 88%.
How many students attend Waterloo High School?
363 students attend Waterloo High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Waterloo High School students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Waterloo High School?
Waterloo High School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Waterloo High School offer ?
Waterloo High School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-12
What school district is Waterloo High School part of?
Waterloo High School is part of Lauderdale County School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50%)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 20-24% (Top 50%)
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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