Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,245
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    255 3.6
  • Ranking

Buckhorn High School is a public school in New Market Township, 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 255 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

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

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 255 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I feel super grateful to have been able to attend. I have had some amazing teachers and classes during my four years and I wouldn't want to go anywhere else!
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Food: The school offers a variety of choices and is very lenient with meal plans.
    • High School Senior
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: Most school rules are well enforced.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: Most of the sports stadiums and fields are in great conditions and are well kept.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Teachers: Most teachers really care about the students but a few hardly even teach the class.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Buckhorn Middle School Public
3.66 New Market School Public
3.66 Riverton Elementary School Public
3.33 Lynn Fanning Elementary School Public
3.66 Walnut Grove Elementary School Public
3.33 Mt. Carmel Elementary School Public
3.66 Central School Public
3.33 Meridianville Middle School Public
3.00 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
2.66 Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School Public
1.66 Jo Johnson High School Public

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.33 Buckhorn Middle School 0 mi. 689
3.33 Lynn Fanning Elementary School 4 mi. 729
3.33 Mt. Carmel Elementary School 6 mi. 787
3.33 Meridianville Middle School 7 mi. 1,037
3.00 Hazel Green Elementary School 8 mi. 987

Around Buckhorn High School

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

Student Diversity

Buckhorn High School United States Buckhorn Middle School Hazel Green Elementary School Lynn Fanning Elementary School Meridianville Middle School Mt. Carmel Elementary School
White 67.0% 51.6% 68.0% 82.0% 67.0% 76.0% 68.0%
African American 22.0% 15.2% 18.0% 7.0% 21.0% 13.0% 18.0%
Native American 6.0% 1.1% 7.0% 5.0% 4.0% 5.0% 4.0%
Asian 1.0% 4.7% 0% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 3.0%
Hispanic 1.0% 24.5% 2.0% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0% 3.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 1.0% 1.0% 3.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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 Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 80% Yes
  • 16% Not sure.
  • 4% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 35% Everyone knows everyone
  • 27% Teachers are friends
  • 19% Teachers are very willing to help
  • 19% Relationships are not really a probem
  • 0% We're casual.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 15 responses

  • 29% School lunch. but thats every school
  • 25% Homework on the weekends
  • 17% Coaching Staff
  • 12% Students are often rude and unfriendly
  • 8% AP Sessions
  • 4% Some teachers (one I have) don't really teach
  • 4% Late work
  • 0% One of the science teachers...

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 16 responses

  • 62% We have a huge buck mascot in front of the school
  • 38% Is a National Blue Ribbon School.
  • 0% We have an amazing AP program and amazing teachers

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 43% Fun
  • 36% Different
  • 7% Rural
  • 7% Intelligent
  • 7% "Wow, okay."

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 16 responses

  • 69% Be outgoing and involved
  • 19% If you dont like the country Stay Away!!
  • 6% Know how to handle yourself by yourself
  • 6% You'll get to know some intersting characters here

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 14% I love everything about this school.
  • 79% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 7% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.