Wilcox Central High School

1310 T L Threadgill Rd
Camden, AL 36726
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Wilcox Central High School serves 555 students in grades 9-12.
Wilcox Central High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Wilcox Central High School's student population of 555 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students555 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Wilcox Central High School
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilcox Central High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Wilcox Central High School is 0.00, 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
#1267 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
6-9%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
100%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wilcox Central High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
55%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilcox Central High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score
0.000.59
This chart display the diversity score of Wilcox Central High School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilcox Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilcox Central High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilcox County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilcox Central High School is Wilcox County Alternative School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Camden School Of Arts Technology (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J E Hobbs Elementary School (2.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Camden Camden School Of Arts Technology Math: 9% | Reading: 12%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 248 students
    2.0 miles
    303 Broad St
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-4514
    2 7-8 248
  • Camden J E Hobbs Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 519 students
    2.7 miles
    30 Claiborne St
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-9310
    2.7 PK-6 519
  • Camden Wilcox County Alternative School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12
    2.7 miles
    30 Claiborne Street
    Camden, AL 36726
    (334) 682-5074
    2.7 6-12 n/a
  • Alberta Abc Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 122 students
    13.8 miles
    3000 County Road 29
    Alberta, AL 36720
    (334) 573-2550
    13.8 PK-6 122
  • Pine Hill F S Ervin Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 248 students
    16.0 miles
    500 Leroy Randolph Rd
    Pine Hill, AL 36769
    (334) 963-4702
    16 PK-6 248

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