Thompson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
20.6
Math Proficiency
3.2
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,770 Students
  • 106 Teachers

Thompson High School
100 WARRIOR DR
ALABASTER, AL 35007

Phone: (205) 682-5700

District: Shelby County

Overview

At Thompson High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Thompson High School is 26 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 29 percent. Thompson High School is 1 of 8 high schools in the Shelby County.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to 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 1,770
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 29%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 28%
Full-Time Teachers 106

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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 90%
Proficient in Math 89%
College Readiness Index 20.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 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 8,493
Proficient in English (district average) 86%
Proficient in Math (district average) 87%
College Readiness (district average) 16.8

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

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