Chilton County High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Chilton County High School
Chilton County High School is a public school located in Clanton, Alabama. It is part of the Chilton County School System and serves students in grades 9-12. The school is known for its strong academic programs, competitive athletics, and extracurricular activities.
Chilton County High School offers a wide variety of courses and programs, including English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Physical Education, and Career and Technical Education. The school also offers Advanced Placement courses and a variety of electives.
The school’s athletics program is highly competitive, with teams in football, basketball, baseball, softball, soccer, volleyball, and track and field. The school also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities, including band, choir, theatre, and clubs.
Chilton County High School is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all students. The school has a strict anti-bullying policy and provides a variety of resources and support to students who are struggling with mental health issues.
Chilton County High School is dedicated to providing a quality education to its students. The school offers a variety of programs and activities to help students reach their full potential.
1214 7th St S
Clanton, AL 35045
9 – 12
Overview Chilton County High School
Chilton County High School serves 791 students in grades 9-12.
Chilton County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Chilton County High School
Chilton 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 Chilton County High School is 0.51, 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.