Barbour County High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Barbour County High School
Barbour County High School is a public school located in Eufaula, Alabama. The school serves grades 9-12 and has an enrollment of over 600 students. The school is part of the Barbour County School System and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
Barbour County High School offers a variety of academic programs, including honors and Advanced Placement classes. The school also offers a variety of sports and extracurricular activities, including football, basketball, volleyball, and track and field. The school also has a strong music and arts program, with students participating in band, orchestra, and choir.
The school is dedicated to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school has a variety of resources available to students, including a counseling department, a library, and a health clinic. The school also offers a variety of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.
Barbour County High School is committed to preparing students for success in college and beyond. The school has a strong emphasis on academic achievement and offers a variety of support services to help students succeed. The school also has a strong commitment to the community and is involved in a variety of community service projects.
165 S Midway
Clayton, AL 36016
7 – 12
Overview Barbour County High School
Barbour County High School serves 274 students in grades 7-12.
Barbour County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Barbour County High School
Barbour County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Barbour County High School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.