George W Long High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About George W Long High School
George W. Long High School is a public high school located in the small town of Longview, Texas. The school serves students in grades 9-12 and is part of the Longview Independent School District. George W. Long High School offers a comprehensive educational program and a variety of extracurricular activities for its students.
The school has a strong academic program, with a focus on college and career preparation. It offers a variety of courses, including English, Math, Science, Social Studies, Foreign Language, and Physical Education. The school also offers Advanced Placement courses and electives in areas such as Art, Music, and Technology.
George W. Long High School is also committed to providing students with a safe and supportive learning environment. The school has a dedicated staff of teachers and administrators who are committed to helping students reach their full potential. The school also has a variety of clubs and activities to help students explore their interests and develop their skills.
George W. Long High School is a great place for students to grow and learn. With a strong academic program and a supportive environment, students are sure to have a successful high school experience.
2565 Co Rd 60
Skipperville, AL 36374
7 – 12
Overview George W Long High School
George W Long High School serves 373 students in grades 7-12.
George W Long High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on George W Long High School
George W Long High School is ranked within the top 10% 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 George W Long High School is 0.20, 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.