Carbon Hill High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Carbon Hill High School
Carbon Hill High School is a public school located in Carbon Hill, Alabama. Established in 1985, the school is part of the Walker County School System and serves students in grades 9-12.
The school offers a wide range of programs and activities for students to participate in. Academically, the school offers a variety of academic courses and extracurricular activities such as band, chorus, athletics, and clubs. The school also offers a variety of Advanced Placement courses and dual enrollment courses.
Carbon Hill High School is proud to have a dedicated faculty and staff who are committed to providing a quality education for all students. The faculty and staff strive to create a safe and supportive environment for students to learn and grow.
The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities and clubs to help students explore their interests. From robotics and chess to drama and debate, there is something for everyone at Carbon Hill High School.
Carbon Hill High School is committed to providing a quality education and creating an environment where students can reach their full potential.
217 Bulldog Boulevard
Carbon Hill, AL 35549
9 – 12
Overview Carbon Hill High School
Carbon Hill High School serves 342 students in grades 9-12.
Carbon Hill 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 10-14% (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 15-19% (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 7% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Carbon Hill High School
Carbon Hill 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 Carbon Hill High School is 0.13, 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.