Sipsey Valley High School



Sipsey Valley High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sipsey Valley 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
9 149
10 110
11 112
12 88

Sipsey Valley High School is a public high school of the Tuscaloosa County School District located in Buhl, AL. It has 459 students in grades 8th through 12th. Sipsey Valley High School is the 261st largest public high school in Alabama and the 11,296th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.9 to 1.

Total Students: 459
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.21

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Sipsey Valley High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 254
(55%)
4,754
(51%)
 Female 205
(45%)
4,566
(49%)

Sipsey Valley High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 345
(75%)
6,223
(67%)
 Black 99
(22%)
2,713
(29%)
 Hispanic 11
(2%)
266
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
40
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
56
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sipsey Valley High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 238
(52%)
4,535
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 177
(39%)
3,992
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(10%)
793
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Sipsey Valley High School is ranked 306th out of 0 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sipsey Valley High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 56.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Sipsey Valley High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 368
2011 413
2012 459

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 16.8
2011 17.6
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.52717391304348
2011 0.50363196125908
2012 0.48148148148148

Compare Sipsey Valley High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,461.4% 14.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 48.1%
 
State Average 56.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sipsey Valley High School
Buhl, AL
Public 08 - 12 459 16.9:1  
Sipsey Valley Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 377 13.3:1 1 miles
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North River Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 276 13:1 11 miles
University Place Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 134 8.4:1 11 miles
Central High School
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Public 08 - 12 1,450 17.1:1 11 miles
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