Top 10 Best 35601 Alabama Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 16 public schools serving 6,746 students in 35601, AL.
The top ranked public schools in 35601, AL are Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School, Eastwood Elementary School and Walter Jackson Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in zipcode 35601 have an average math proficiency score of 44% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in 35601, AL have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top 35601, AL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    801 Wilson St Nw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3056

    Grades: 3-5 | 319 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Eastwood Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1802 26th Ave Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3043

    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Walter Jackson Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1950 Park St Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3031

    Grades: K-5 | 286 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Oak Park Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1218 16th Ave Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3035

    Grades: 6-8 | 645 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Woodmeade Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 19th Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3023

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Bankscaddell Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    211 Gordon Dr Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3040

    Grades: PK-5 | 473 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Decatur High School Math: 36% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1011 Prospect Dr Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3011

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,036 student
  • Rank: #88.
    Austin High School Math: 35% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1625 Danville Rd Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3060

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,477 student
  • Rank: #99.
    Somerville Road Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1302 5th Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3033

    Grades: PK-5 | 393 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Brookhaven Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1302 5th Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3045

    Grades: 6-8 | 494 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    West Decatur Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    708 Memorial Dr Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3027

    Grades: PK-5 | 302 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Austinville Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2320 Clara Ave Sw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3050

    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    Benjamin Davis Elementary School Magnet School
    417 Monroe Dr Nw
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3025

    Grades: PK-2 | 261 students
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    Decatur High Developmental Special Education School
    1011a Prospect Dr Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3008

    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    Horizon High School Alternative School
    809 Church St Ne
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3054

    Grades: 8-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #13-1613.- 16.
    Long Term Case Alternative School
    406 2nd Ave Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 308-2308

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
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