Top 10 Best Franklin County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 6,147 students in Franklin County, AL. Franklin County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Franklin County, AL are Russellville High School, Red Bay High School and Phil Campbell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Franklin County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Franklin County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Franklin County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Russellville High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1865 Waterloo Rd
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 331-2110

    Grades: 9-12 | 727 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Red Bay High School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    800 8th St
    Red Bay, AL 35582
    (256) 331-2270

    Grades: PK-12 | 869 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Phil Campbell Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    148 Camp Street
    Phil Campbell, AL 35581
    (256) 331-2170

    Grades: PK-6 | 437 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Tharptown Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    145 Highway 80
    Russellville, AL 35654
    (256) 332-3404

    Grades: PK-6 | 519 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Russellville Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    765 Summit St
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 331-2120

    Grades: 6-8 | 517 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Russellville Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    133 Chucky Mullins Memorial Dr
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 331-2123

    Grades: 3-5 | 547 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Belgreen High School Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14220 Highway 187
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 332-1376

    Grades: PK-12 | 543 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    East Franklin Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1815 Highway 89
    Phil Campbell, AL 35581
    (256) 331-2140

    Grades: PK-9 | 245 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Vina High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    8250 County Road 23
    Vina, AL 35593
    (256) 331-2260

    Grades: PK-12 | 282 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Phil Campbell High School Math: 27% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    65 School St
    Phil Campbell, AL 35581
    (256) 331-2150

    Grades: 7-12 | 448 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Tharptown High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    255 Highway 80
    Russellville, AL 35654
    (256) 332-6485

    Grades: 7-12 | 358 students
  • Rank: #12-1412.- 14.
    Franklin County Career Technical Center Vocational School
    85 Jail Springs Road
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 332-2127

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #12-1412.- 14.
    Russellville City Career Technical Center Vocational School
    1865 Waterloo Road
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 331-2110

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #12-1412.- 14.1340 Clay Ave
    Russellville, AL 35653
    (256) 331-2122

    Grades: PK-2 | 655 students
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