Madison County High School

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174 Brock Rd

Gurley, AL 35748

(256) 776-6247

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 557

Students Per Teacher: 10

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Madison County High School

Why is it when people of color fail it is someone else's fault? We have had no issues and our children really enjoy the atmosphere.

Posted by a parent on 11/17/12

Principal seems to not like people of color. The way he talks to kids is unacceptable

Posted by a parent on 02/13/12

The administration has changed recently and we are getting advanced programs for our children. They really seem to care about the students and they are making positive changes.

Posted by a parent on 11/08/09

MCHS has gone through changes in administration since the previous postings here. The new principal seems to be doing a better job administratively with parents, faculty and the community. MCHS sports programs have fared better recently than in the past. My older children graduated from there in 2000 ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/02/09

This school is small but has a nice and friendly atmosphere. At this school, they expect nothing but your best.

Posted by a student on 11/27/07

The overall experience has been just fair. At times, dealing with the office is very difficult and at other times pleasant. Both children are learning in a couple of classes and just going through the motions in others, so the education is....fair at best. The only great thing has been the cross ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/14/07

So far I am please with the education my son is receiving at this high school. WE are VERY involved in our son ED and will always be. One thing I can say about Madison County Board of Education it needs to change its policy about teachers with tenor. Tenor gives the teachers license not to give our students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/23/06

Currently I am getting my masters in counseling at UAB. I went to high school at Madison County High. Overall, I would say the quality of the education at madison county is average. There are some really great teachers that work there, however, sad to say, there are some that are a complete waste of ...  Read more

Posted by a former student on 04/18/05

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Test scores for Madison County High School

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Test Year: 2010
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* 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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Gurley schools — Madison County High School is located at 174 Brock Rd, Gurley AL 35748. 174 Brock Rd is in the 35748 ZIP code in Gurley, AL The school district for Madison County High School is the Madison County Schools. Madison County High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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