Hoover 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
1000 Buccaneer Drive
Hoover, AL 35244
Phone
(205) 439-1200
District
HOOVER CITY
County
JEFFERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
2817
Classroom Teachers
203

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Alabama

10

(10 is best)

Better than 93.1% of AL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
69%
42%
68%
42%
69%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
14
14
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 720 25.6%
Grade 10 690 24.5%
Grade 11 716 25.4%
Grade 12 691 24.5%
Total 2817 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.2% 58.4% 55.2%
Black 28.4% 25.2% 32.9%
Hispanic 7.9% 9.1% 9.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.4% 7.2% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.1% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 20.7% 23.0% 54.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 16.0% 18.1% 48.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 4.9% 6.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 84,179 4,903,185
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,770.4 96
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.6% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.1% 32.0%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 31,859 1,867,893
Single Parent Households With Children 8.4% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.4% 86.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 57.4% 25.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.4% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.0% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.8% 11.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.6% 17.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 13.4% 18.5%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.3% 16.7%
$15,000 or less 5.5% 14.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,770 $94,966,000 53.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $9,528,000 5.3%
Staff $426 $5,977,000 3.3%
General Administration $117 $1,648,000 0.9%
School Administration $707 $9,916,000 5.6%
Operation $1,102 $15,454,000 8.7%
Transportation $528 $7,400,000 4.1%
Other $192 $2,699,000 1.5%
Total Support $3,751 $52,622,000 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,206 $30,946,000 17.3%
Total Expenditures $12,728 $178,534,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,527 $4,098,681,000 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $623 $461,628,000 5.7%
Staff $396 $293,859,000 3.6%
General Administration $251 $185,917,000 2.3%
School Administration $608 $450,513,000 5.5%
Operation $924 $685,252,000 8.4%
Transportation $502 $372,255,000 4.6%
Other $228 $169,276,000 2.1%
Total Support $3,531 $2,618,700,000 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,957 $1,451,458,000 17.8%
Total Expenditures $11,016 $8,168,839,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%