Tallassee High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Tallassee High School
Tallassee High School is a public high school located in Tallassee, Alabama. It is part of the Elmore County School System, and serves students in grades 9-12. The school is known for its strong academic and athletic programs, as well as its commitment to community service and involvement. Tallassee High School offers a wide variety of classes and extracurricular activities for students to choose from. These include a variety of clubs and organizations, such as the National Honor Society, Student Council, and many more. The school also offers a variety of Advanced Placement (AP) classes, allowing students to earn college credit while still in high school. Tallassee High School also has a strong athletic program, with teams competing in football, basketball, baseball, softball, volleyball, and track and field. The school has won multiple state championships in various sports, and has been recognized as one of the top high schools in the state of Alabama. Tallassee High School is a great place for students to learn, grow, and develop into successful adults. With its strong academic and athletic programs, as well as its commitment to community service and involvement, Tallassee High School is a great choice for any student looking for an excellent high school experience.
502 Barnett Blvd
Tallassee, AL 36078
9 – 12
Overview Tallassee High School
Tallassee High School serves 533 students in grades 9-12.
Tallassee 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 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Tallassee High School
Tallassee 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 Tallassee High School is 0.47, 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.