Childersburg High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Childersburg High School
Childersburg High School is a public school located in Childersburg, Alabama. It is part of the Talladega County School System and serves grades 9-12. The school is known for its strong academic and athletic programs, with a student body of over 600 students.
Childersburg High School has a long history of excellence in both academics and athletics. The school has a strong reputation for its rigorous curriculum, with a variety of Advanced Placement classes available. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including clubs, sports teams, and service organizations.
The school’s athletic program is highly competitive, with teams competing in football, basketball, baseball, softball, track and field, and more. The school also has a strong arts program, with a variety of music, theater, and visual arts classes available.
Childersburg High School is a great place for students to get a quality education and to participate in a variety of extracurricular activities. With its strong academic and athletic programs, the school offers something for everyone.
1325 Fay S Perry Dr
Childersburg, AL 35044
9 – 12
Overview Childersburg High School
Childersburg High School serves 364 students in grades 9-12.
Childersburg 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 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Childersburg High School
Childersburg 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 Childersburg High School is 0.53, 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.