Selma High School



Selma High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Selma High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 333
10 249
11 186
12 168

Selma High School is a public high school of the Selma City School District located in Selma, AL. It has 936 students in grades 8th through 12th. Selma High School is the 91st largest public high school in Alabama and the 6,252nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.7 to 1.

Total Students: 936
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.08

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Selma High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 478
(51%)
752
(50%)
 Male 458
(49%)
744
(50%)

Selma High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 926
(99%)
1,483
(99%)
 White 5
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Selma High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 792
(85%)
1,288
(86%)
 Not Eligible 122
(13%)
169
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(2%)
39
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Selma High School is ranked 21st out of 0 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Selma High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 56.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Selma High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1044
2006 970
2007 1020
2008 975
2009 982
2010 993
2011 982
2012 936

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 16.6
2007 16.5
2008 17.4
2009 18
2010 17.6
2011 17.1
2012 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7816091954023
2006 0.75154639175258
2007 0.80686274509804
2008 0.8225641025641
2009 0.85234215885947
2010 0.81168177240685
2011 0.84725050916497
2012 0.86965811965812

Compare Selma High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,461.4% 14.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 56.7%
 
This School 87.0%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Selma High School
Selma, AL
Public 08 - 12 936 16.7:1  
Cathedral Academy
Selma, AL
Private PK - 12 60 28:1 1 miles
Selma Middle Chat Academy
Selma, AL
Public 06 - 09 560 19.5:1 1 miles
Meadowview Christian School
Selma, AL
Private PK - 12 183 10:1 3 miles
Morgan Academy
Selma, AL
Private KG - 12 473 14:1 5 miles
Tipton Middle School
Selma, AL
Public 07 - 09 242 19.6:1 5 miles
Southside High School
Selma, AL
Public 08 - 12 451 14.6:1 6 miles
William R Martin Middle School
Selma, AL
Public 07 - 09 285 17.3:1 6 miles
Keith Middle-High School
Orrville, AL
Public 06 - 12 344 15.1:1 16 miles
Dallas County High School
Plantersville, AL
Public 08 - 12 589 18.4:1 17 miles
Marion Academy
Marion, AL
Private PK - 12 101 5:1 23 miles
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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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