Mcadory High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Mcadory High School
Mcadory High School is a public school located in Mcadory, Alabama. It is part of the Jefferson County School System and is a four-year comprehensive high school. Mcadory High School offers a wide variety of academic and extracurricular activities for its students. The school has a strong academic program that includes Advanced Placement, Honors, and Dual Enrollment classes. Mcadory High School also offers a wide range of extracurricular activities such as athletics, theatre, band, choir, and National Honor Society. The school also has a variety of clubs and organizations that students can join. The school has a strong sense of community and encourages students to become involved in activities both inside and outside of the classroom. Mcadory High School is committed to providing a safe and supportive learning environment for all of its students.
4800 Mcadory School Rd
Mc Calla, AL 35111
9 – 12
Overview Mcadory High School
Mcadory High School serves 1,060 students in grades 9-12.
Mcadory 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 8% (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 17% (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 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Mcadory High School
Mcadory 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 Mcadory High School is 0.61, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.