Top 10 Best Colbert County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 25 public schools serving 8,118 students in Colbert County, AL. Colbert County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Colbert County, AL are Mcbride Elementary School, Muscle Shoals High School and Muscle Shoals Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Colbert County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Colbert County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Colbert County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mcbride Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2610
Grades: 3-5
| 650 students
Rank: #22.
Muscle Shoals High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1900 E Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2682
Grades: 9-12
| 874 students
Rank: #33.
Muscle Shoals Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Trojan Dr
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2640
Grades: 6-8
| 675 students
Rank: #44.
R E Thompson Intermediate School
Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
829 Frankfort Rd
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2930
Grades: 3-5
| 341 students
Rank: #55.
Sheffield Junior High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1803 30th St
Sheffield, AL 35660
(256) 386-5735
Grades: 7-8
| 136 students
Rank: #66.
Deshler Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
598 N High St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2920
Grades: 6-8
| 347 students
Rank: #77.
New Bethel Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
900 New Bethel School Rd
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 383-6471
Grades: PK-6
| 146 students
Rank: #88.
Colbert Heights Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1551 Sunset Dr
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 381-6132
Grades: PK-6
| 486 students
Rank: #99.
Hatton Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2130 Hatton School Rd
Leighton, AL 35646
(256) 446-5679
Grades: PK-6
| 274 students
Rank: #1010.
Cherokee Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1305 North Pike
Cherokee, AL 35616
(256) 359-6422
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students
Rank: #1111.
Cherokee High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
850 High School Dr
Cherokee, AL 35616
(256) 359-4434
Grades: 7-12
| 272 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Colbert Heights High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
6825 Woodmont Dr
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 383-7875
Grades: 7-12
| 457 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
L E Willson Elementary School
Math: 39% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2200 31st St
Sheffield, AL 35660
(256) 386-5730
Grades: 3-6
| 326 students
Rank: #1414.
Deshler High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2910
Grades: 9-12
| 456 students
Rank: #1515.
Colbert County High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2200 High School St
Leighton, AL 35646
(256) 446-8214
Grades: 7-12
| 389 students
Rank: #1616.
Sheffield High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2800 19th Ave
Sheffield, AL 35660
(256) 383-6052
Grades: 9-12
| 280 students
Rank: #1717.
Leighton Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
8100 Old Highway 20
Leighton, AL 35646
(256) 446-8351
Grades: PK-6
| 346 students
Deshler Alternative School
Alternative School
200 North Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2900
Grades: 4-12
| n/a students
Deshler Career Technical Center
Vocational School
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2900
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
601 Joe Wheeler Hwy
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2940
Grades: PK-2
| 336 students
714 Elmhurst St
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2620
Grades: 1-2
| 214 students
3201 Alabama Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2630
Grades: PK-K
| 264 students
Muscle Shoals Career Academy
Vocational School
321 Jim Holland Drive
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2660
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
900 Annapolis Avenue
Sheffield, AL 35660
(256) 386-5720
Grades: PK-2
| 317 students
200 Webster Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2650
Grades: 1-2
| 198 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Colbert County, AL

Colbert County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
4595 Old Lee Highway
Cherokee, AL 35616
(256) 359-6432
Grades: 5-8
| n/a students
T V Y S D F (Closed 2015)
Alternative School
2216 Missouri St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2900
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students

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