PROFICIENCY 30% 21% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
49%Shelby County

Montevallo High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Shelby County" in Columbiana, AL. There are a total of 384 students and 30 teachers at Montevallo High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 206 free lunch students and 19 reduced lunch students.

Montevallo High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 29.5%, which is 21% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch206
Reduced lunch19


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment53
Taking some courses53
Taking some courses (not tests)2
Passing some courses14
Passing no courses38

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 Montevallo High School, there are a total of 53 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 53 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School10-14%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School45-49%

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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Montevallo High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 60.9% 75.4% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 27.0% 14.9% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.5% 2.2% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 11.6% 5.5% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 1.8% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Montevallo Elementary School41%0.1Montevallo, AL
Montevallo Middle School45%0.7Montevallo, AL
Calera Middle School36%5.1Calera, AL
Calera High School45%5.4Calera, AL
Meadow View Elementary School49%5.9Alabaster, AL
Calera Intermediate School35%6.2Calera, AL
Thompson Middle School41%7.8Alabaster, AL
Thompson High School41%8.3Alabaster, AL
Thompson Intermediate School42%8.6Alabaster, AL
Thompson Sixth Grade Center59%8.8Alabaster, AL
Jemison Elementary School48%11.3Jemison, AL
Jemison Middle School41%11.4Jemison, AL

Columbiana demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2459291
Median age43.638.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%57%55%
Speak English98%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%

Education level achieved in Columbiana

Completed 8th grade67.9%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school65.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college33.3%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree18.4%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors15.4%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters4.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.3%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Montevallo High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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