West Blocton High School

4734 Truman Aldrich Parkway

West Blocton, AL 35184

Tel: (205)938-9002
  • West Blocton High School serves 492 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 44%.
  • West Blocton High School operates within the Bibb County School District.
  • Bibb County School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 492 students
West Blocton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % West Blocton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
West Blocton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade West Blocton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
West Blocton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
West Blocton High School American Indian Students (2003-2010)
Hispanic
1%
6%
West Blocton High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
10%
33%
West Blocton High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
89%
56%
West Blocton High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
West Blocton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
West Blocton High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2013)
All Ethnic Groups West Blocton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.20 0.32
West Blocton High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
42%
47%
West Blocton 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.
8%
5%
West Blocton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Bibb County School District's student population of 3,357 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,064 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,956 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has declined by 15% over four years.
School District Name Bibb County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 3,357 2,879
Bibb County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Bibb County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $31 MM $28 MM
Bibb County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $31 MM $29 MM
Bibb County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,064 $9,721
Bibb County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,956 $10,229
Bibb County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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