PROFICIENCY 20% 47% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
34%Mobile County
32%Mobile
37%Alabama

Ben C Rain High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Mobile County" in Mobile, AL. There are a total of 775 students and 46 teachers at Ben C Rain High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 541 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Ben C Rain High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.8%, which is 47% lower than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students775
Teachers46
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch541
Reduced lunch0

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment62
Taking some courses55
Taking some courses (not tests)4
Passing some courses<=2
Passing no courses53

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Ben C Rain High School, there are a total of 62 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 55 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All6-9%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School6-9%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30-34%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School30-34%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Ben C Rain High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
Caucasian 2.1% 43.4% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 95.5% 48.8% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.3% 2.3% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.7% 2.5% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 1.3% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 1.5% 1.7% 3.1%

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Mobile demographics profile

StatisticMobileAlabamaNational
Population194,9424,817,678314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)1,4019491
Median age35.838.237.4
Male/Female ratio0.9:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%57%55%
Speak English95%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%

Education level achieved in Mobile

IndexMobileAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade84.3%79.9%83.8%
Completed high school83.5%78.3%82.4%
Completed some college58.4%52.6%58.4%
Completed associate degree34.7%30.6%37.2%
Completed bachelors26.7%23.1%29.3%
Completed masters9.5%8.6%11.0%
Completed professional degree3.5%2.5%3.2%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Ben C Rain High School data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.