Top 5 Best Fort Payne Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,440 students in Fort Payne, AL. Fort Payne has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Fort Payne, AL are Williams Avenue Elementary School, Fort Payne Middle School and Fort Payne High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Fort Payne, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Fort Payne have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Fort Payne, AL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Williams Avenue Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1700 Williams Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-0626
Grades: 3-4
| 493 students
Rank: #22.
Fort Payne Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
4910 Martin Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-7501
Grades: 5-8
| 1,057 students
Rank: #33.
Fort Payne High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
201 45th St Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-0535
Grades: 9-12
| 937 students
Rank: #44.
Ruhuma Junior High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
3371 County Road 81
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-3377
Grades: PK-8
| 170 students
Alternative School
Alternative School
155 20th Street Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-3711
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
4111 Williams Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967
(256) 845-3201
Grades: PK-2
| 783 students

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