Valley High School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Valley High School
Valley High School is a public school located in the heart of the city. It is a comprehensive high school that offers a wide range of educational opportunities for students. Valley High School is committed to providing a safe and secure learning environment that encourages students to reach their full potential. The school offers a variety of academic programs, including Advanced Placement classes, college preparatory classes, and a variety of electives. Valley High School also offers a variety of extracurricular activities, including sports, clubs, and organizations.
Valley High School is dedicated to providing a quality education for its students. The school has a highly qualified faculty and staff that are committed to helping students succeed. The school also has a variety of resources available to help students succeed, including tutoring, counseling, and career guidance. Valley High School is a great place to learn and grow, and it is a place where students can find success.
501 Highway 29
Valley, AL 36854
9 – 12
Overview Valley High School
Valley High School serves 725 students in grades 9-12.
Valley 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 10-14% (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 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Valley High School
Valley 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 Valley High School is 0.53, 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.