School Details

Colbert County High School

2200 High School St, Leighton, AL 35646
(256) 446-8214
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-12 507 students 16 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

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Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
83%
81%
76%

Alabama Science Assessment (ASA)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Science Assessment (ASA) to test students in grades 5 and 7 in science. The ASA is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficiency level 3.
  • This school in 2012
  • Colbert County average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
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76%
81%
79%

Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama Reading and Mathematics Test (ARMT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. The ARMT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Colbert County average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
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95%
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84%
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73%
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83%
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Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, biology and social studies. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Colbert County average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

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Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE)

In 2011-2012 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, biology and social studies. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. The goal is for all students to pass the test.
  • This school in 2012
  • Colbert County average
  • Alabama state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Colbert County High School is a public high school in Leighton. The principal of Colbert County High School is Mr Melcha B Satchel, whose e-mail is msatchel@colbert.k12.al.us. 507 children attend Colbert County High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 63% of the 507 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Colbert County High School is 16:1. Muscle Shoals High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 68% 84%
Hispanic 3% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 28% 13%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.6% 0.6%
Asian 0.4% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.4% %
Multiracial 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 63% 61%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    Great school. I was an athlete here and we dominated Muscle Shoals and Deshler on the regular.

  • (5 years ago)

    I love CCHS!! GO INDIANS ) I am a member of the band softball chorus and drama club ) They are all great ) ROLL TRIBE ROLL!!!

  • (8 years ago)

    I am a student at cchs and I think some teachers are good and are fair and some are not. The problem with discipline is that something so little you get a punishment so big.

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