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For the 2021 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 2,603 students in Arab City School District. Arab City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Arab City School District are Arab Elementary School, Arab High School and Arab Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Arab City School District have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameArab City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.arabcityschools.org
School District Phone Number(256) 586-6011
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools4 Schools1,472 Schools
# of Students2,603 Students740,387 Students
# of Teachers158 Teachers42,060 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

Arab City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 138 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#6 out of 138 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Arab City  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Arab City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arab City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Arab City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.100.59
# of American Indian Students8 Students6,925 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students25 Students10,746 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students68 Students58,511 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
8%
# of Black Students7 Students243,146 Students
% Black Students
n/a
33%
# of White Students2,465 Students403,662 Students
% White Students
95%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students837 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students26 Students16,560 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:10415,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:19854,877
# of Students in 1st Grade:19256,316
# of Students in 2nd Grade:17555,468
# of Students in 3rd Grade:20457,386
# of Students in 4th Grade:20858,396
# of Students in 5th Grade:19657,546
# of Students in 6th Grade:18655,235
# of Students in 7th Grade:20055,345
# of Students in 8th Grade:18054,934
# of Students in 9th Grade:20057,297
# of Students in 10th Grade:19455,313
# of Students in 11th Grade:17853,914
# of Students in 12th Grade:18852,840
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,603 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,422 is less than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$25 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Arab City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$27 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Arab City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,603$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Arab City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,422$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Arab City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Arab City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Arab Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    241 8th Ave Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6085

    Grades: 3-5 | 608 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Arab High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    511 Arabian Dr Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6026

    Grades: 9-12 | 760 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Arab Junior High School Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    911 Old Cullman Rd
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6074

    Grades: 6-8 | 566 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Arab Primary School
    121 Mimosa St Ne
    Arab, AL 35016
    (256) 586-6005

    Grades: PK-2 | 669 students
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