Calera High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,809
College Readiness Index
21.0
Math Proficiency
3.2
Reading Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
16:1
  • 07–12 Grades
  • 906 Students
  • 58 Teachers

Calera High
8454 HWY 31 SOUTH
CALERA, AL 35040

Phone: (205) 682-6100

District: Shelby County

Overview

Calera High is ranked 15th within Alabama. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Calera High is 39 percent. The student body makeup is 54 percent male and 46 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 45 percent. Calera High is 1 of 8 high schools in the Shelby County.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1809
State Rank
#15

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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 906
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 45%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 53%
Full-Time Teachers 58

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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 91%
Proficient in Math 93%
College Readiness Index 21.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 07 – 12
Setting Distant Rural
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 8
Total Students 8,573
Proficient in Reading (district average) 87%
Proficient in Math (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 22.0

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Nearby Schools

Calera High is 1 of 8 schools in the Shelby County.

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