Shades Valley High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.6
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 1,367 Students
  • 86 Teachers

Shades Valley High School
6100 OLD LEEDS RD
IRONDALE, AL 35210

Phone: (205) 379-5350

District: Jefferson County School District

Overview

At Shades Valley High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Shades Valley High School is 30 percent. The student body makeup is 48 percent male and 52 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 69 percent. Shades Valley High School is 1 of 13 high schools in the Jefferson County School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 1,367
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 69%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 49%
Full-Time Teachers 86

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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 Reading 85%
Proficient in Math 81%
College Readiness Index 13.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Large Suburb
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 13
Total Students 11,857
Proficient in Reading (district average) 83%
Proficient in Math (district average) 80%
College Readiness (district average) 16.4

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Shades Valley High School is 1 of 13 schools in the Jefferson County School District.

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