Hueytown High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Hueytown High School
Hueytown High School is a public school located in the city of Hueytown, Alabama. It serves students in grades 9-12. The school has a long and rich history and has been recognized for its academic achievements. The school has a strong academic program, with a wide variety of classes and activities for students to choose from. The school also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and other student organizations.
Hueytown High School has a strong sense of community and provides a safe and nurturing environment for its students. The school has an active Parent-Teacher Organization and many volunteer opportunities. The school also has a strong partnership with the community, providing numerous opportunities for students to give back to their community.
Hueytown High School is committed to providing a quality education for all of its students. The school offers a variety of programs to meet the needs of all students, including Advanced Placement and Honors classes. The school also has a strong focus on college and career readiness, with a variety of college and career counseling services available to students.
Hueytown High School is a great place for students to learn and grow. The school provides a supportive and nurturing environment that allows students to reach their full potential.
4881 15th Street Road
Bessemer, AL 35023
9 – 12
Overview Hueytown High School
Hueytown High School serves 1,136 students in grades 9-12.
Hueytown 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 7% (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 20% (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 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Hueytown High School
Hueytown 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 Hueytown High School is 0.59, 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.