Top 10 Best Etowah County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 45 public schools serving 14,819 students in Etowah County, AL. Etowah County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Etowah County, AL are Eura Brown Elementary School, John S Jones Elementary School and Whitesboro Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Etowah County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Etowah County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Etowah County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Eura Brown Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1231 Alcott Rd
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 546-0011
Grades: PK-5
| 331 students
Rank: #22.
John S Jones Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
301 Lumley Rd
Rainbow City, AL 35906
(256) 442-2900
Grades: PK-5
| 749 students
Rank: #33.
Whitesboro Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5080 Leeth Gap Rd
Boaz, AL 35956
(256) 622-1110
Grades: PK-5
| 321 students
Rank: #44.
Southside Elementary School
Math: 66% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2551 Highway 77
Gadsden, AL 35907
(256) 442-1090
Grades: PK-5
| 524 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Ivalee Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
840 Gallant Rd
Attalla, AL 35954
(256) 538-9781
Grades: PK-6
| 254 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Mitchell Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1501 Noccalula Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 546-2711
Grades: PK-5
| 307 students
Rank: #77.
Rainbow Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
454 Lumbley Rd
Rainbow City, AL 35906
(256) 442-1095
Grades: 6-8
| 643 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Gaston Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4550 Us Highway 411
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 547-8828
Grades: PK-6
| 260 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Glencoe Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
207 N College St
Gadsden, AL 35905
(256) 492-4709
Grades: PK-4
| 362 students
Rank: #1010.
Glencoe High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
803 Lonesome Bend Rd
Gadsden, AL 35905
(256) 492-2250
Grades: 9-12
| 321 students
Rank: #1111.
Duck Springs Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10180 Duck Springs Rd
Attalla, AL 35954
(256) 538-6301
Grades: PK-6
| 203 students
Rank: #1212.
Glencoe Middle School
Math: 49% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
809 Lonesome Bend Rd
Gadsden, AL 35905
(256) 492-5627
Grades: 5-8
| 319 students
Rank: #1313.
Attalla Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 Cullman Avenue
Attalla, AL 35954
(256) 538-7266
Grades: PK-5
| 616 students
Rank: #1414.
Southside High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2361 School Drive
Gadsden, AL 35907
(256) 442-2172
Grades: 9-12
| 800 students
Rank: #1515.
Hokes Bluff High School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1865 Appalachia Rd
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-1360
Grades: 9-12
| 370 students
Rank: #1616.
Hokes Bluff Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5375 Main Street
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-5571
Grades: PK-5
| 589 students
Rank: #1717.
Donehoo Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1109 E Broad St
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 546-3604
Grades: PK-5
| 247 students
Rank: #1818.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3156 Tabor Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 546-7409
Grades: PK-6
| 190 students
Rank: #1919.
Gadsden Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
612 Tracy St
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 547-6341
Grades: 6-8
| 438 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Carlisle Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
8025 Us Highway 431
Boaz, AL 35956
(256) 622-1115
Grades: PK-5
| 302 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Sardis High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1420 Church St
Boaz, AL 35956
(256) 593-5221
Grades: 9-12
| 538 students
Rank: #2222.
West End Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6795 Highway 132
Altoona, AL 35952
(256) 622-1085
Grades: PK-6
| 362 students
Rank: #2323.
Sansom Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
2210 W Meighan Blvd
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 546-4992
Grades: 6-8
| 328 students
Rank: #2424.
Sardis Middle School
Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1415 Sardis Drive
Boaz, AL 35956
(256) 622-1120
Grades: 6-8
| 408 students
Rank: #2525.
Gadsden City High School
Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1917 Black Creek Parkway
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 543-3614
Grades: 9-12
| 1,333 students
Rank: #2626.
Etowah Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
316 Jones Street
Attalla, AL 35954
(256) 538-3236
Grades: 6-8
| 356 students
Rank: #2727.
Gaston High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4550 Us Highway 411
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 547-8828
Grades: 7-12
| 329 students
Rank: #2828.
West End High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
4515 Elm St
Walnut Grove, AL 35990
(256) 622-1112
Grades: 7-12
| 366 students
Rank: #2929.
Walnut Park Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3200 Walnut St
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 546-4665
Grades: PK-5
| 203 students
Rank: #3030.
Hokes Bluff Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3121 Appalachian Hwy
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-1963
Grades: 6-8
| 294 students
Rank: #3131.
Thompson Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
236 Goldenrod Ave
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 546-7011
Grades: PK-5
| 215 students
Rank: #3232.
Floyd Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
601 Black Creek Rd
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 546-0836
Grades: PK-5
| 339 students
Rank: #3333.
W E Striplin Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
600 Cleveland Ave
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 546-8616
Grades: PK-5
| 419 students
Rank: #3434.
Litchfield Middle School
Math: 27% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1109 Hoke St
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-6793
Grades: 6-8
| 277 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Adams Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
919 Raley St
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-4952
Grades: PK-5
| 408 students
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Etowah County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
300 Cullman Ave
Attalla, AL 35954
(256) 538-7266
Grades: 12
| n/a students
2210 W Meighan Blvd
Gadsden, AL 35904
(256) 546-3316
Grades: 9-12
| 526 students
Etowah Academy (Closed 2015)
Special Education School
715 Raley Street
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 494-9356
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
600 Valley Street
Gadsden, AL 35902
(256) 439-2972
Grades: 9-12
| 132 students
2000 S 11th St
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 546-1373
Grades: K-5
| 158 students
1109 Hoke St
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-3061
Grades: 9-12
| 377 students
1001 George Wallace Drive
Gadsden, AL 35903
(256) 492-6441
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students

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