Zion Chapel High School

29256 Highway 87
Jack, AL 36346
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
Zion Chapel High School serves 844 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
Zion Chapel 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 52% (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 47% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

School Overview

Zion Chapel High School's student population of 844 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students844 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Comparison

Zion Chapel 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 Zion Chapel High School is 0.14, 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
#469 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
93%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.140.59
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Graduation Rate
≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCoffee County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Zion Chapel High School is Elba Area Vocational School (8.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elba Elementary School (8.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elba Elba Area Vocational School Vocational School
    Grades: 7-12
    8.4 miles
    371 Tiger Dr
    Elba, AL 36323
    (334) 897-2266
    8.4 7-12 n/a
  • Elba Elba High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 294 students
    8.4 miles
    371 Tiger Dr
    Elba, AL 36323
    (334) 897-2266
    8.4 7-12 294
  • Elba Elba Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 320 students
    8.5 miles
    145 Tiger Dr
    Elba, AL 36323
    (334) 897-2814
    8.5 PK-6 320
  • New Brockton New Brockton Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 426 students
    11.6 miles
    504 North John Street
    New Brockton, AL 36351
    (334) 894-6152
    11.6 PK-6 426
  • New Brockton New Brockton High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 376 students
    11.7 miles
    210 South Tyler Street
    New Brockton, AL 36351
    (334) 894-2350
    11.7 7-12 376

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5  
This is the best school in coffee county. The teachers are helpful. Everyone gets a long and it's a good community. And the students have high academic scores.
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5  
all of the teaching and administrative staff are wonderful and really care about their students
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5  
quality of teachers is high, student-teacher ratio is low; high level of parent involvement
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