Benjamin Russell High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.1
Math Proficiency
3.0
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
15:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 1,016 Students
  • 68 Teachers

Benjamin Russell High School
225 HEARD BLVD
ALEXANDER CITY, AL 35010

Phone: (256) 234-8611

District: Alexander City

Overview

At Benjamin Russell High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Benjamin Russell High School is 23 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 39 percent. Benjamin Russell High School is the only high school in the Alexander City.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,016
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 39%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 45%
Full-Time Teachers 68

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 82%
Proficient in Math 87%
College Readiness Index 13.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Remote Town
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 1,016
Proficient in English (district average) 82%
Proficient in Math (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 13.1

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