Cherokee County School District

  • 130 EAST MAIN ST
  • CENTRE, AL 35960
  • (256) 927-3362
4.5
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate74.8%69.0%
Dropout Rate2.6%2.2%
Per Pupil Spending$9,078$8,646
Students Per Teacher15.015.6
Number of Schools9-
Number of Students4,084-
Number of (FTE) Teachers272-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment4,08415.0
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students19
Kindergarten Students348
1st Grade Students301
2nd Grade Students314
3rd Grade Students312
4th Grade Students332
5th Grade Students333
6th Grade Students323
7th Grade Students288
8th Grade Students326
9th Grade Students346
10th Grade Students281
11th Grade Students297
12th Grade Students285
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native35
Asian or Pacific Islander19
Hispanic43
Black (Non-Hispanic)236
White (Non-Hispanic)3,772
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male2,118
Female1,987

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers27215.0
Prekindergarten Teachers--
Kindergarten Teachers26-
Elementary Teachers121-
Secondary Teachers125-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides-
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors39
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors12
Elementary4
Secondary3
Other5
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians7
Library Support Staff6
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff222
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff10
School Administrators16
School Administrative Support Staff11
Student Support Services19
Other Support Services Staff162

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$41,630,000-
Total Local Revenues$9,946,00023.9%
Property Tax$5,218,00012.5%
All Other Taxes$7,0000.02%
Cities and Counties$1,055,0002.5%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$17,0000.04%
School Lunch$1,030,0002.5%
District Activity Receipts$1,178,0002.8%
Other Sales and Services$315,0000.8%
Rents and Royalties$31,0000.07%
Sale of Property$129,0000.3%
Interest Earnings$360,0000.9%
Fines and Forfeits$3,0000.01%
Private Contributions$262,0000.6%
Miscellaneous$341,0000.8%
Total State Revenues$28,121,00067.5%
General Formula Assistance$21,850,00052.5%
Staff Improvement Programs$52,0000.1%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$568,0001.4%
Bilingual Education Programs$5,0000.01%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$928,0002.2%
Transportation Programs$2,304,0005.5%
Other Programs$2,414,0005.8%
Total Federal Revenues$3,563,0008.6%
Through State - Title I$923,0002.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$894,0002.1%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$211,0000.5%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$22,0000.05%
Through State - Title V, Part A$6,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$80,0000.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$1,193,0002.9%
Through State - Other$165,0000.4%
Direct - Indian Education$69,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$37,801,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$22,177,00058.7%
Total Support Services Expenditures$12,768,00033.8%
Student Support$2,743,0006.6%
Instructional Staff Support$1,047,0002.5%
General Administration Support$1,200,0002.9%
School Administration Support$2,231,0005.4%
Operation and Maintenance Support$2,649,0006.4%
Student Transportation Support$2,191,0005.3%
Other Support Services$707,0001.7%
Total Other Expenditures$2,856,0007.6%
Food Services$2,856,0006.9%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 74.8%
Total Diploma Count 243
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 7
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12312.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Cherokee County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 9
  • Students: 4,084
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 272
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CEDAR BLUFF HIGH SCHOOL
3655 Old Hwy 9
Cedar Bluff, AL
Public | KG-12
597 15.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
CENTRE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
725 East Main St
Centre, AL
Public | KG-4
633 15.3

5 out of 5
1 Review
CENTRE MIDDLE SCHOOL
350 East Main St
Centre, AL
Public | 5-8
493 16.7

4 out of 5
1 Review
CHEROKEE COUNTY CAREER & TECHNOLOGY CENTER SCHOOL
600 Bay Springs Rd
Centre, AL
Public | 7-12
- -

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CHEROKEE COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
910 Warrior Dr
Centre, AL
Public | 9-12
455 15.3

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
CHEROKEE COUNTY PRE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
420 East Main St
Centre, AL
Public | PK
- -

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GAYLESVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
760 Trojan Way
Gaylesville, AL
Public | PK-12
405 12.1

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
SAND ROCK HIGH SCHOOL
1950 Sand Rock Ave
Sand Rock, AL
Public | KG-12
934 14.4

3 out of 5
2 Reviews
SPRING GARDEN HIGH SCHOOL
2430 County Rd 29
Spring Garden, AL
Public | KG-12
588 14.2

5 out of 5
1 Review
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