PROFICIENCY 41% 8% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
48%Alabaster City
46%Alabaster
37%Alabama

Thompson High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Alabaster City" in Alabaster, AL. There are a total of 1,792 students and 100 teachers at Thompson High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 18 to 1. There are a total of 469 free lunch students and 69 reduced lunch students.

Thompson High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 40.5%, which is 8% higher than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1792
Teachers100.14
Student/Teacher ratio18:1
Free lunch469
Reduced lunch69

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment259
Taking some courses259
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses155
Passing no courses107

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 Thompson High School, there are a total of 259 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 259 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School20%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All61%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School61%

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.

Thompson High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
White 66.8% 63.5% 57.4% 51.1%
Black 18.7% 17.6% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 1.2% 1.3% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.1% 15.2% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.1% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.9% 2.3% 1.7% 3.1%

Alabaster demographics profile

StatisticAlabasterAlabamaNational
Population32,2694,903,185328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)1,2829791
Median age37.238.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)64%57%55%
Speak English90%95%79%
Speak Spanish8%3%13%

Education level achieved in Alabaster

IndexAlabasterAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade87.5%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school86.5%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college65.8%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.7%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors35.4%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters12.0%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.6%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.0%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Thompson High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.