PROFICIENCY 27% 29% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
35%Jefferson County
50%Pinson
37%Alabama

Pinson Valley High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Jefferson County" in Pinson, AL. There are a total of 1,084 students and 57 teachers at Pinson Valley High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 502 free lunch students and 67 reduced lunch students.

Pinson Valley High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 26.5%, which is 29% lower than the Alabama average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1084
Teachers56.89
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch502
Reduced lunch67

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment199
Taking some courses175
Taking some courses (not tests)38
Passing some courses11
Passing no courses150

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 Pinson Valley High School, there are a total of 199 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 175 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All8%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School6-9%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All45%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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.

Pinson Valley High School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictAlabamaNational
White 48.9% 47.4% 57.4% 51.1%
Black 38.4% 43.9% 33.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 0.5% 1.4% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 12.1% 6.6% 5.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.2% 1.0% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.2% 1.4% 1.7% 3.1%

Pinson demographics profile

StatisticPinsonAlabamaNational
Population2,8404,903,185328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)4869791
Median age37.238.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)66%57%55%
Speak English98%95%79%
Speak Spanish1%3%13%

Education level achieved in Pinson

IndexPinsonAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade88.7%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school87.4%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college54.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree32.5%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors21.5%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters8.3%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.8%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Pinson Valley High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.