Pelham High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
22.7
Math Proficiency
3.1
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 1,743 Students
  • 92 Teachers

Pelham High School
2500 PANTHER CIRCLE
PELHAM, AL 35124

Phone: (205) 682-5500

District: Shelby County

Overview

At Pelham High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Pelham High School is 36 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 26 percent. Pelham High School 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 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 1,743
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 26%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 24%
Full-Time Teachers 92

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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 93%
Proficient in Math 92%
College Readiness Index 22.7

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

Nearby Schools

Pelham High School is 1 of 8 schools in the Shelby County.

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