PROFICIENCY 37% 1% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
32%Henry County

Headland High School is a school servicing grades 10 to 12 and is located in the district of "Henry County" in Headland, AL. There are a total of 397 students and 21 teachers at Headland High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 155 free lunch students and 23 reduced lunch students.

Headland High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.0%, which is 1% lower than the Alabama average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch155
Reduced lunch23


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment218
Taking some courses146
Taking some courses (not tests)68
Passing some courses24
Passing no courses121

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 Headland High School, there are a total of 218 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 146 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School15-19%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School55-59%

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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Headland High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 75.5% 58.7% 57.4% 51.1%
African American 24.0% 35.9% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.6% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 0.0% 2.7% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.0% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.5% 2.1% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Headland Elementary School34%0.1Headland, AL
Headland Middle School41%0.6Headland, AL
Northview High School38%6.1Dothan, AL
Landmark Elementary School25%6.3Dothan, AL
Webb Elementary School47%7.4Webb, AL
Carver Magnet School For Math Sci And Tech62%8.0Dothan, AL
Jerry Lee Faine Elementary School27%8.1Dothan, AL
Montana Street Academyc Magnet School80%8.6Dothan, AL
Girard Middle School13%8.8Dothan, AL
Girard Elementary School30%8.9Dothan, AL
Kelly Springs Elementary School42%8.9Dothan, AL
Midland City Elementary School42%9.5Midland City, AL

Headland demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)1559291
Median age39.238.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.7:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%57%55%
Speak English98%95%79%
Speak Spanish2%3%13%

Education level achieved in Headland

Completed 8th grade79.1%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school77.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college51.7%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.5%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.9%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters11.4%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Headland 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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