Handley High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
13.4
Math Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
2.9
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 477 Students
  • 30 Teachers

Handley High School
158 WEST POINT ST
ROANOKE, AL 36274

Phone: (334) 863-6815

District: Roanoke City

Overview

At Handley High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Handley High School is 29 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 46 percent. Handley High School is the only high school in the Roanoke City.

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 477
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 46%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 57%
Full-Time Teachers 30

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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 79%
Proficient in Math 86%
College Readiness Index 13.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
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 1
Total Students 477
Proficient in English (district average) 79%
Proficient in Math (district average) 86%
College Readiness (district average) 13.4

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