Gadsden City High School

1917 Black Creek Parkway, Gadsden, AL 35904 | (256) 543-3614
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,604
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Keith Blackwell
  • Fax: (256) 543-4251
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Gadsden City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,508
  • Graduation Rate: 56.0%
  • Dropout Rate: 0.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.6
  • Enrolled Students: 5,529

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,604
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 85.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 774 (48.3%)
  • Females: 830 (51.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 131 (8.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 949 (59.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,080 (67.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Gadsden City High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian100.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Gadsden City High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade46729.1%
10th Grade40125.0%
11th Grade38924.3%
12th Grade34721.6%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Gadsden City High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 20, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My son has THRIVED at this new school that was a recent consolidation of 3 local high schools. State of the art facilities; top notch teachers; excellent fine arts program; and much more! I can't say enough good things about this high school.

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