Gulf Shores High School

600 East 15th Ave, Gulf Shores, AL 36542 | (251) 968-4747
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 787
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: P O Box 3729, Gulf Shores, AL 36547
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Ernie Rosado
  • Fax: (251) 968-4770
  • Website: www.gs-hs.com
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 787
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 425 (54.0%)
  • Females: 359 (45.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 145 (18.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 189 (24.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gulf Shores High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.4%
Black162.0%
Asian40.5%
Hispanic313.9%
White73092.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gulf Shores High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade20225.7%
10th Grade20225.7%
11th Grade19224.4%
12th Grade19124.3%
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 Gulf Shores 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
201097.3%96.6%93.3%
200987.0%85.4%87.6%
200878.0%73.1%72.6%
 
Language Test
201091.3%85.6%78.5%
200987.8%85.8%81.8%
200883.8%82.9%77.0%
 
Math Test
201093.0%92.2%84.3%
200996.1%90.9%85.6%
200889.5%90.4%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201091.5%90.3%81.8%
200988.3%86.6%81.6%
200889.0%86.9%81.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201085.3%83.3%73.1%
200987.2%84.9%78.9%
200877.9%77.8%72.6%
 
Science Test
200981.8%78.0%75.8%
200891.6%89.0%81.2%
 

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201092.0%91.8%94.0%
 
Language Test
201094.7%91.7%91.1%
200993.6%93.2%92.8%
200897.3%95.4%94.5%
 
Math Test
201098.2%96.0%94.7%
200997.1%97.2%95.4%
200897.3%95.8%95.5%
 
Reading Test
201097.6%94.7%93.6%
200997.9%96.3%94.2%
200897.3%96.2%95.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201093.5%91.4%90.5%
200992.1%92.8%91.6%
200897.3%94.9%93.0%
 
Science Test
200995.0%95.6%93.6%
200898.7%96.5%95.2%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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