Sylvania School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
0.4
Math Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
N/A
  • KG–12 Grades
  • 936 Students
  • N/A Teachers

Sylvania School
133 1ST ST NW
SYLVANIA, AL 35988

Phone: (256) 638-2030

District: DeKalb County School System

Overview

At Sylvania School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Sylvania School is 1 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 21 percent. Sylvania School is 1 of 8 high schools in the DeKalb County School System.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Bronze

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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 936
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 21%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 69%
Full-Time Teachers N/A

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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 84%
Proficient in Math 87%
College Readiness Index 0.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served KG – 12
Setting Distant Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

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

Total Schools 8
Total Students 7,279
Proficient in English (district average) 81%
Proficient in Math (district average) 84%
College Readiness (district average) 0.3

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