Handley High School

158 West Point St, Roanoke, AL 36274 | (334) 863-6815
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 438
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 1393, Roanoke, AL 36274
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Gregory Donnell Foster
  • Fax: (334) 863-6284
  • Website: www.roanokecityschools.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Roanoke City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,375
  • Graduation Rate: 76.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 16.2
  • Enrolled Students: 1,538

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 438
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 221 (50.5%)
  • Females: 217 (49.5%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 38 (8.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 228 (52.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 266 (60.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Handley High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black20045.7%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic61.4%
White23052.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Handley High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade13230.1%
10th Grade11125.3%
11th Grade9822.4%
12th Grade9722.1%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Handley High School performed on average better than many other schools across the state on AHSGE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Language
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

AHSGE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201093.1%93.1%93.3%
200993.0%93.0%87.6%
200866.3%66.3%72.6%
 
Language Test
201081.2%81.2%78.5%
200985.0%85.0%81.8%
200883.2%83.2%77.0%
 
Math Test
201090.1%90.1%84.3%
200990.0%90.0%85.6%
200884.2%84.2%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201085.2%85.2%81.8%
200977.0%77.0%81.6%
200873.3%73.3%81.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201083.2%83.2%73.1%
200991.0%91.0%78.9%
200877.2%77.2%72.6%
 
Science Test
200948.4%48.4%75.8%
200866.3%66.3%81.2%
 

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201097.9%97.9%94.0%
 
Language Test
201094.6%94.6%91.1%
200997.9%97.9%92.8%
200895.7%95.7%94.5%
 
Math Test
201097.9%97.9%94.7%
200997.9%97.9%95.4%
200896.7%96.7%95.5%
 
Reading Test
201094.6%94.6%93.6%
200991.8%91.8%94.2%
200896.7%96.7%95.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201096.8%96.8%90.5%
200997.9%97.9%91.6%
200897.8%97.8%93.0%
 
Science Test
200995.9%95.9%93.6%
200892.4%92.4%95.2%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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