Wetumpka High School

1251 Coosa River Pkwy
Wetumpka, AL 36092
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
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 grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Wetumpka 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#531 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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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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Diversity Score
0.510.59
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Graduation Rate
91%
89%
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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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElmore County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wetumpka High School is Elmore County Technical Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wetumpka Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wetumpka Elmore County Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 10-12
    0.3 miles
    800 Kellyfitzpatrick Dr
    Wetumpka, AL 36092
    (334) 567-1218
    0.3 10-12 n/a
  • Wetumpka Wetumpka Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 978 students
    0.3 miles
    1000 Micanopy St
    Wetumpka, AL 36092
    (334) 567-1413
    0.3 5-8 978
  • Wetumpka Redland Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-6 | 943 students
    0.4 miles
    495 Scholars Drive
    Wetumpka, AL 36093
    (334) 567-1248
    0.4 K-6 943
  • Wetumpka Wetumpka Elementary School Math: 52% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 967 students
    0.5 miles
    510 Micanopy St
    Wetumpka, AL 36092
    (334) 567-4323
    0.5 PK-4 967
  • Coosada Airport Road Intermediate School Math: 60% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 700 students
    7.6 miles
    384 Blackmon Farm Lane
    Coosada, AL 36020
    (334) 285-2115
    7.6 3-4 700

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