PROFICIENCY 60% 59% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
68%Homewood City
68%Homewood
37%Alabama

Homewood High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Homewood City" in Homewood, AL. There are a total of 1,105 students and 90 teachers at Homewood High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 13 to 1. There are a total of 235 free lunch students and 61 reduced lunch students.

Homewood High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 59.5%, which is 59% higher than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1105
Teachers89.5
Student/Teacher ratio13:1
Free lunch235
Reduced lunch61

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment288
Taking some courses285
Taking some courses (not tests)0
Passing some courses204
Passing no courses71

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 Homewood High School, there are a total of 288 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 285 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All49%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School45-49%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All70%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70-74%

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.

Homewood High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
White 58.5% 60.5% 57.4% 51.1%
Black 29.6% 24.1% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 3.3% 3.0% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.6% 10.8% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.1% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.2% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.7% 1.4% 1.7% 3.1%

Homewood demographics profile

StatisticHomewoodAlabamaNational
Population25,6524,903,185328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,0769791
Median age29.938.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%57%55%
Speak English91%95%79%
Speak Spanish3%3%13%

Education level achieved in Homewood

IndexHomewoodAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade93.5%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school92.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college82.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree66.8%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors62.4%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters29.8%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree14.3%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate4.2%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Homewood High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.