1251 Coosa River Pkwy
Wetumpka, AL 36092
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Wetumpka High School serves 1,187 students in grades 9-12.
Wetumpka 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 top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wetumpka High School's student population of 1,187 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,187 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
60 teachers
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School Rankings

Wetumpka High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wetumpka High School is 0.51, 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 Data
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State Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#431 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
31%
33%
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White
63%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Graduation Rate
94%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 94% (Top 30% in AL)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 52% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.51 (Top 50%)

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