Berry High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Berry High School
Berry High School is an exemplary public school located in the heart of the city. With a strong focus on academics, the school offers a variety of courses to meet the needs of all students. From traditional classes to advanced placement courses, Berry High School provides a comprehensive educational experience.
The school also provides a wide range of extracurricular activities and clubs, such as band, choir, sports, debate, and robotics. The school’s athletic programs have had great success, with multiple state championships in various sports.
In addition to its strong academic and extracurricular programs, Berry High School also has a strong sense of community. The school is known for its warm and welcoming atmosphere, where students, staff, and parents are all valued and respected.
Berry High School is a great place for students to learn, grow, and make lasting memories. With its commitment to excellence, Berry High School is sure to continue to be a leader in education.
18242 Highway 18 E
Berry, AL 35546
7 – 12
Overview Berry High School
Berry High School serves 255 students in grades 7-12.
Berry 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 6-9% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Berry High School
Berry 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 Berry High School is 0.24, 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.