Ramsay High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#846
College Readiness Index
35.8
Math Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 738 Students
  • 43 Teachers

Ramsay High School
1800 13TH AVE SOUTH
BIRMINGHAM, AL 35205

Phone: (205) 231-7000

District: Birmingham City

Overview

Ramsay High School is ranked 6th within Alabama. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ramsay High School is 76 percent. The student body makeup is 31 percent male and 69 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 99 percent. Ramsay High School is 1 of 7 high schools in the Birmingham City.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#846
State Rank
#6

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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 738
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 99%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 43

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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 98%
Proficient in Math 99%
College Readiness Index 35.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
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 7
Total Students 7,318
Proficient in English (district average) 77%
Proficient in Math (district average) 82%
College Readiness (district average) 8.4

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