Wilcox Central High School

  • Wilcox Central High School serves 540 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Wilcox Central High School operates within the Wilcox County School District.
  • Wilcox County School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 540 students
Wilcox Central High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Wilcox Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Wilcox Central High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Wilcox Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.00 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
Wilcox Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Black
100%
33%
Wilcox Central High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wilcox Central High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
n/a 0.32
Wilcox Central High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
65%
47%
Wilcox Central 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.
n/a
5%
Wilcox Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2007)

District Comparison

  • Wilcox County School District's student population of 1,820 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 68% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,305 is higher than the state average of $9,717. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,579 is higher than the state average of $9,955. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Wilcox County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
6
Number of Students Managed 1,820 2,879
Wilcox County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 79% 74%
Wilcox County School District Graduation Rate (1995-2015)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $28 MM
Wilcox County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $20 MM $29 MM
Wilcox County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,305 $9,717
Wilcox County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,579 $9,955
Wilcox County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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