Cottonwood High School

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663 Houston St

Cottonwood, AL 36320

(334) 691-2587

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Grades: K - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 800

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

23 Parent Reviews for Cottonwood High School

Cottonwood is an ok school... i feel it does not offer enough and teachers have favorites... some teacher i dont understand why they are even there... some are just plain mean (and not in the way that makes you try hareder, more like the way to make you drop out)... when i go to school everyday i want ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 01/26/11

It's got a good Elementary, but after 4th grade, you really fal behind in acedemics in comparison to other Houston County schools.

Posted by a other on 05/12/10

Cottonwood is kind of in the middle to me it's alot of things that they can improve the teachers tend to sometimes have thier favorites. I go to CHS an to be honest i have some good days and some bad days but over all my good out did the bad. By the end of the year um greatful for being here.

Posted by a student on 04/01/10

I am a student (junior) at CHS. Cottonwood is a very good school. I passed everyone of my graduation exams the 1st year i took them b/c my teachers prepared me for it. I love CHS. The teachers do care about you. The communtiy is not so great but the school is likes its own little communtiy. People ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 12/01/09

I graduated from Cottonwood High School and went on to the UofA. I was in all the honor classes and graduated in the top 10. When I got to college and took on the work load it was difficult. Cottonwood did not prepare me in any way, shape or form for college. I have since moved away and would never allow ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 05/31/09

As a student here at cottonwood to me this is the best school ever! the teachers and everybody here are wonderful,caring,and even loveing they do there best to teach us. No matter what sittuation you are in they are always there for you. And they never ever let you down ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/01/09

I agree with this statement...we are not only about academics....we CARE for our students! I have worked at CHS for only 2 years, and I am amazed and thrilled at how our staff has pulled together to help students/families in financial needs, medical needs, etc! We have a fantastic staff/parent/student ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 12/24/08

i had two sons graduate from Cottonwood High School and now have two step-sons going to Cottonwood.All four have or still enjoy the school.Don't understand how people can complain about a school and still allow their children to go there.If you are not happy there then leave.

Posted by a parent on 10/02/08

I go to cottonwood and i disagree it is a great school with small town nice people all i have to say is go bearssss

Posted by a student on 10/01/08

I agree with the statement about if you weren't raised in Cottonwood you are treated differently. I had a child that was treated differently in this school, the best year ( senior) was her worst year because of they way she was treated by the the staff. Now I'm going to enroll a grandchild and I hope ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 07/05/08

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Test Year: 2010
Cottonwood High School
Houston County Schools
* In 2009-2010 Alabama used the Alabama High School Graduation Exam (AHSGE) to test high school students in reading, math, language, science and social studies. The AHSGE is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Alabama. High school students must pass the AHSGE in order to graduate. The goal is for all students to pass the test.

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Cottonwood schools — Cottonwood High School is located at 663 Houston St, Cottonwood AL 36320. 663 Houston St is in the 36320 ZIP code in Cottonwood, AL The school district for Cottonwood High School is the Houston County Schools. Cottonwood High School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 12.
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