Waterloo High School

311 Schoolhouse Ln
Waterloo, AL 35677
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Waterloo High School serves 349 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Waterloo 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Waterloo High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Waterloo High School's student population of 349 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students349 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Waterloo 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 Waterloo High School is 0.08, 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
#568 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
2%
33%
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White
96%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.080.59
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Graduation Rate
≥80%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLauderdale County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Waterloo High School is Cherokee High School (12.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Iuka Middle School (10.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Iuka Elementary School (10.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iuka Iuka Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-4 | 422 students
    10.6 miles
    1500 Whitehouse Rd
    Iuka, MS 38852
    (662) 423-9290
    10.6 K-4 422
  • Iuka Iuka Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 5-8 | 384 students
    10.6 miles
    507 West Quitman
    Iuka, MS 38852
    (662) 423-3316
    10.6 5-8 384
  • Cherokee Cherokee Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 334 students
    11.7 miles
    1305 North Pike
    Cherokee, AL 35616
    (256) 359-6422
    11.7 PK-6 334
  • Cherokee Cherokee High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 272 students
    12.0 miles
    850 High School Dr
    Cherokee, AL 35616
    (256) 359-4434
    12 7-12 272
  • Iuka Tishomingo County High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 573 students
    13.7 miles
    701 Hwy 72
    Iuka, MS 38852
    (662) 423-7300
    13.7 9-12 573

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