Etowah County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 23 public schools serving 8,532 students in Etowah County School District. Etowah County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Etowah County School District are Glencoe Elementary School, Southside Elementary School and Ivalee Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Etowah County School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameEtowah County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ecboe.org
School District Phone Number(256) 549-7578
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools23 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students8,532 Students741,625 Students
# of Teachers515 Teachers42,126 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

Etowah County School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 95% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#42 out of 138 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Etowah County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Etowah County  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)
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Etowah County  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
95%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Etowah County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.180.59
# of American Indian Students29 Students6,931 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students89 Students10,768 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students353 Students58,754 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# of Black Students290 Students243,480 Students
% Black Students
4%
33%
# of White Students7,701 Students404,232 Students
% White Students
90%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students13 Students838 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students57 Students16,622 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9215,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:62254,877
# of Students in 1st Grade:65656,316
# of Students in 2nd Grade:62655,468
# of Students in 3rd Grade:67357,386
# of Students in 4th Grade:64558,396
# of Students in 5th Grade:67757,777
# of Students in 6th Grade:64555,707
# of Students in 7th Grade:64355,595
# of Students in 8th Grade:67055,219
# of Students in 9th Grade:64657,297
# of Students in 10th Grade:68955,313
# of Students in 11th Grade:61153,914
# of Students in 12th Grade:63752,840
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,687 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 $9,375 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$83 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Etowah County  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$80 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Etowah County  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$9,687$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Etowah County  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$9,375$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Etowah County  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.

Etowah County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Glencoe Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    207 N College St
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-4709

    Grades: K-4 | 364 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Southside Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2551 Highway 77
    Gadsden, AL 35907
    (256) 442-1090

    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Ivalee Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    840 Gallant Rd
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-9781

    Grades: K-6 | 193 students
  • Rank: #44.
    John S Jones Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    301 Lumley Rd
    Rainbow City, AL 35906
    (256) 442-2900

    Grades: PK-5 | 698 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Duck Springs Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    10180 Duck Springs Rd
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-6301

    Grades: K-6 | 173 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Whitesboro Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5080 Leeth Gap Rd
    Boaz, AL 35956
    (256) 593-5406

    Grades: PK-5 | 284 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Sardis High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1420 Church St
    Boaz, AL 35956
    (256) 593-5221

    Grades: 9-12 | 533 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Rainbow Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    454 Lumbley Rd
    Rainbow City, AL 35906
    (256) 442-1095

    Grades: 6-8 | 641 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Glencoe High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    803 Lonesome Bend Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-2250

    Grades: 9-12 | 343 students
  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Highland Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3156 Tabor Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35904
    (256) 546-7409

    Grades: PK-6 | 189 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Southside High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2361 School Drive
    Gadsden, AL 35907
    (256) 442-2172

    Grades: 9-12 | 820 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Hokes Bluff Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    5375 Main Street
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-5571

    Grades: PK-5 | 618 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Glencoe Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    809 Lonesome Bend Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35905
    (256) 492-5627

    Grades: 5-8 | 317 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Carlisle Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    8025 Us Highway 431
    Boaz, AL 35956
    (256) 593-4613

    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Gaston High School Math: 40% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4550 Us Highway 411
    Gadsden, AL 35901
    (256) 547-8828

    Grades: K-12 | 562 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    West End Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6795 Highway 132
    Altoona, AL 35952
    (256) 622-1085

    Grades: PK-6 | 439 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Sardis Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1415 Sardis Drive
    Boaz, AL 35956
    (256) 622-1120

    Grades: 6-8 | 383 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Hokes Bluff Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3121 Appalachian Hwy
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-1963

    Grades: 6-8 | 299 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Hokes Bluff High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1865 Appalachia Rd
    Gadsden, AL 35903
    (256) 492-1360

    Grades: 9-12 | 408 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    West End High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4515 Elm St
    Walnut Grove, AL 35990
    (256) 622-1112

    Grades: 7-12 | 394 students
  • Rank: #21-2321.- 23.
    Career Technical Center Vocational School
    105 Burke Ave Se
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-3312

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #21-2321.- 23.
    Etowah County Alternative School Alternative School
    106 Burke Ave Se
    Attalla, AL 35954
    (256) 538-8431

    Grades: 4-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #21-2321.- 23.
    Etowah County Special Education Learning Center Special Education School
    209a Grand Ave W
    Rainbow City, AL 35906
    (256) 442-1050

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
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