Cherokee High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Cherokee High School
Cherokee High School is a public high school located in Marlton, New Jersey. It is part of the Lenape Regional High School District, which serves students in grades 9-12 from Evesham Township, Medford Township, Mount Laurel Township, Shamong Township, Southampton Township, Tabernacle Township, and Woodland Township.
Cherokee High School is a comprehensive four-year high school that offers a variety of academic and extracurricular activities. The school has a strong focus on college and career readiness, with a variety of college-level courses and career-oriented programs. The school also offers a wide range of sports, clubs, and activities including football, basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, lacrosse, wrestling, cross country, track and field, cheerleading, band, chorus, and more.
Cherokee High School is committed to providing a safe and supportive environment for all students. The school has a dedicated staff and faculty who are committed to helping each student reach their fullest potential. With a commitment to excellence and a focus on college and career readiness, Cherokee High School is a great place for students to learn and grow.
850 High School Dr
Cherokee, AL 35616
7 – 12
Overview Cherokee High School
Cherokee High School serves 231 students in grades 7-12.
Cherokee 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 35-39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Cherokee High School
Cherokee 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 Cherokee High School is 0.25, 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.