Thompson High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1921 Warrior Parkway
Alabaster, AL 35007
Phone
(205) 685-6700
District
ALABASTER CITY
County
SHELBY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2098
Classroom Teachers
120

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.5% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Thompson High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
42%
53%
42%
60%
42%
57%
42%
53%
42%
60%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
17
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 566 27.0%
Grade 10 545 26.0%
Grade 11 518 24.7%
Grade 12 469 22.4%
Total 2098 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.3% 56.2% 54.8%
Black 21.7% 21.1% 32.9%
Hispanic 18.6% 20.9% 9.7%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.3% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.4% 29.3% 53.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.2% 25.3% 47.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.2% 4.0% 5.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 33,373 5,024,279
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 99
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.2% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.4% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.7% 26.1%
65 OR OLDER 11.3% 16.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,751 1,888,504
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 10.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 92.0% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 26.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 12.0% 9.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 26.9% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.6% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.9% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.0% 18.3%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.0% 16.3%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 13.7%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,163 $38,111,992 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $833 $5,151,272 6.8%
Staff $264 $1,632,576 2.2%
General Administration $258 $1,595,472 2.1%
School Administration $558 $3,450,672 4.5%
Operation $1,215 $7,513,560 9.9%
Transportation $594 $3,673,296 4.8%
Other $219 $1,354,296 1.8%
Total Support $3,943 $24,383,512 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,164 $13,382,176 17.6%
Total Expenditures $12,270 $75,877,680 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,769 $4,227,659,961 50.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $664 $486,792,907 5.8%
Staff $422 $308,892,263 3.7%
General Administration $258 $189,390,330 2.3%
School Administration $631 $462,467,614 5.5%
Operation $983 $720,343,822 8.6%
Transportation $528 $386,591,766 4.6%
Other $237 $173,501,421 2.1%
Total Support $3,723 $2,728,055,476 32.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,940 $1,421,413,468 17.0%
Total Expenditures $11,432 $8,377,093,910 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%