Wellborn High School

  • Wellborn High School serves 582 students in grades 7-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 23% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Wellborn High School's student population of 582 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 33% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students582 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wellborn High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wellborn High School is 0.34, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall School Rank#968 out of 1,264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wellborn 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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Hispanic
1%
7%
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Black
20%
33%
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White
79%
55%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wellborn High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.340.34
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wellborn High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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