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  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,245
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    205 3.6

Buckhorn High School is a public school in New Market, Alabama. It has 1,245 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 90% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 205 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

4123 Winchester Rd
New Market AL 35761
(256) 379-2123

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Reviews
3.6 from 205 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: From my exprience with my teachers, and they're AP treachers mostly, have had fun and awesome times even though we had to study our butts off. My teachers always made time for us, they took whatever available day they could to helo us with whatever we needed, when their kid(s) had an appt. they had a back-up for us to help tutor us in anything.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Our adminisrtation and policies do their best with us crazy children. They try to keep the peace and have everything in order.
    • High School Senior
    • N/A
    Health & Safety: The health at the school ain't bad but it could use work. Sometimes but NOT ALL the time, there will be a hair in the lunches, the nurse may take a minute to get where she is needed. But they're very slim cause we barely have anyone that's THAT irresponsible about having their insulin checked or making sure that they don't eat anything they shouldn't. Safety is ok. We're not criminals but we have our fights and tazing but nothing to serious.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Academics: We try our best at this school, we just do it and get it done.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Resources & Facilities: We have a great facility but, the resources could be better.

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
4.00 Buckhorn Middle School Public
4.33 New Market School Public
3.00 Riverton Elementary School Public
4.00 Lynn Fanning Elementary School Public
4.00 Walnut Grove Elementary School Public
3.33 Mt. Carmel Elementary School Public
4.00 Central School Public
3.66 Meridianville Middle School Public
2.66 Hazel Green Elementary School Public
3.33 Hazel Green High School Public
3.00 Madison County High School Public
Union Chapel Christian Academy Private, Religious
4.00 Monte Sano Elementary School Public
1.00 Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School Public
2.66 Chapman Elementary School Public
1.00 Chapman Middle School Public
1.33 Jo Johnson High School Public
1.66 Lee High School Public
1.00 Lakewood Elementary School Public
2.66 Rolling Hills Elementary School Public
Care to Learn School Private, Religious
First Baptist Child Development Center & Academy Private, Religious
Greengate School Private, Alternative
3.66 Academy for Science & Foreign Language Public, Magnet
1.00 Davis Hills Middle School Public
3.33 Madison County Elementary School Public
3.66 South Lincoln Elementary School Public
4.33 Blossomwood Elementary School Public
Susanna Wesley Early Education Ministry Private, Religious
4.33 Huntsville Middle School Public
1.00 Montview Elementary School Public
2.66 Flintville Elementary School Public
3.66 Randolph School Private
Big Cove Christian Academy Private, Religious
The Montessori Learning Center Private, Montessori
Holy Family Parochial School Private, Religious
Pinnacle Alternative Day School Private, Alternative
3.66 Huntsville High School Public
Weekday Early Education Ministry Private, Religious
First Christian Church Early Childhood Ministry Private, Religious
3.66 Academy for Academics & Arts Public, Magnet
4.00 Jones Valley Elementary School Public
The Seldon Center Public, Alternative
4.33 Hampton Cove Middle School Public
4.33 Hampton Cove Elementary School Public
2.66 Highlands Elementary School Public
Hampton Cove Christian Academy Private, Religious
1.00 West Mastin Lake Elementary School Public
Children's House of Montessori Private, Religious, Montessori
Paint Rock Valley High School Public
Mayfair Child Development Center Private, Religious
1.00 Edward White Middle School Public
Grace Lutheran School Private, Religious
Holy Spirit School Private, Religious
Janice Mitchell Isbell Academy Private, Alternative, Religious
In the Beginning Academy Private, Religious
Huntsville Educational Service Private, Special Education
1.66 Butler High School Public
Bethlehem Baptist Church School Private, Religious
Willowbrook Baptist Kindergarten Private, Religious
Valley Fellowship Christian Academy Private, Religious
4.00 Virgil Grissom High School Public
Whitesburg Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Whitesburg Elementary School Public
1.00 University Place Elementary School Public
3.33 Whitesburg Middle School Public
Islamic Academy of Huntsville Private, Religious
1.00 Westlawn Middle School Public
3.33 Highland Rim Elementary School Public
2.00 Oakwood Adventist Academy Private, Religious
1.66 Ridgecrest Elementary School Public
1.33 McDonnell Elementary School Public
3.00 Catholic High School Private, Religious
1.33 Louis J. Morris Elementary School Public
Calvary Baptist Academy Private, Religious
3.66 Weatherly Heights Elementary School Public
2.00 Roger B. Chaffee Elementary School Public
2.66 Westminster Christian Academy Private, Religious
Premier School Private
3.00 Huntland School Public
3.33 Sparkman Middle School Public
The Country Day School Private, Montessori
Sparkman Ninth Grade School Public
2.66 Mt. Gap Elementary School Public
4.33 Mt. Gap Middle School Public
3.00 Sparkman High School Public
3.66 Madison Cross Roads Elementary School Public
1.33 Providence School Public
Covenant Classical School Private, Religious
Huntsville Christian Academy Private, Religious
4.00 Monrovia Middle School Public
4.33 Monrovia Elementary School Public
4.00 Challenger Middle School Public
3.66 Challenger Elementary School Public
4.00 Owens Cross Roads Elementary School Public
4.00 New Century Technology High School Public, Magnet
2.33 Columbia High School Public
Westminister Christian Academy Private, Religious
3.00 Lincoln County High School Public
Riverside Christian Academy Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 Hazel Green High School 8 mi. 1,306
1.66 Lee High School 11 mi. 806
3.66 Huntsville High School 13 mi. 1,693
1.66 Butler High School 14 mi. 639
3.00 Huntland School 16 mi. 728
Sparkman Ninth Grade School 15 mi. 642
2.33 Columbia High School 17 mi. 718
3.00 Lincoln County High School 19 mi. 1,136
3.00 East Limestone High School 22 mi. 1,244
3.00 Ardmore High School 24 mi. 943

Around Buckhorn High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 50%
Female 49%

Overall Student Diversity

Buckhorn High School United States Hazel Green High School Lee High School Huntsville High School Butler High School Huntland School Sparkman Ninth Grade School Columbia High School Lincoln County High School East Limestone High School Ardmore High School
White 70.1% 51.6% 79.6% 19.6% 75.3% 13.4% 88.7% 61.9% 26.8% 89.7% 80.4% 96.9%
African American 21.6% 15.2% 13.3% 78.4% 20.6% 73.2% 3.1% 33.0% 62.9% 9.3% 17.5% 1.0%
Native American 6.2% 1.1% 5.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 1.0% 0% 2.1% 1.0% 0% 2.1% 3.1% 0% 0% 1.0%
Hispanic 1.0% 24.5% 1.0% 2.1% 2.1% 12.4% 8.2% 2.1% 6.2% 1.0% 2.1% 1.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.1%
Grade 10 27.8%
Grade 11 21.1%
Grade 12 23.9%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Polls

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 80% Yes
  • 15% Not sure.
  • 5% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 44% Everyone knows everyone
  • 25% Teachers are friends
  • 19% Relationships are not really a probem
  • 12% Teachers are very willing to help

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 33% School lunch. but thats every school
  • 17% Homework on the weekends
  • 17% AP Sessions
  • 17% Coaching Staff
  • 17% Students are often rude and unfriendly

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 10 responses

  • 90% We have a huge buck mascot in front of the school
  • 10% Is a National Blue Ribbon School.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 57% Different
  • 43% Fun

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 62% Be outgoing and involved
  • 25% If you dont like the country Stay Away!!
  • 12% Know how to handle yourself by yourself