Guntersville City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Guntersville City School District serving 1,970 students in Guntersville, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the state average of 18:1.

Guntersville City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Guntersville Cherokee Elementary School
    3300 Highway 79 S
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256)582-3908

    Grades: 3-5 | 429 students
  • Guntersville Guntersville Elementary School
    1800 Lusk
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256)582-3364

    Grades: PK-2 | 462 students
  • Guntersville Guntersville High School
    14227 Highway 431 South
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256)582-2046

    Grades: 9-12 | 608 students
  • Guntersville Guntersville Middle School
    901 Sunset Dr
    Guntersville, AL 35976
    (256)582-5182

    Grades: 6-8 | 471 students

Overview

School District NameGuntersville City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students1,970 students
# of Teachers111 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students947 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students1,023 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.39
# of American Indian Students7 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students25 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students150 students
% Hispanic Students
8%
# of Black Students172 students
% Black Students
9%
# of White Students1,508 students
% White Students
77%
# of Hawaiian Students8 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students100 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:37
# of Students in Kindergarten:144
# of Students in 1st Grade:133
# of Students in 2nd Grade:148
# of Students in 3rd Grade:131
# of Students in 4th Grade:167
# of Students in 5th Grade:131
# of Students in 6th Grade:163
# of Students in 7th Grade:150
# of Students in 8th Grade:159
# of Students in 9th Grade:154
# of Students in 10th Grade:150
# of Students in 11th Grade:159
# of Students in 12th Grade:144
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Guntersville City School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
39%
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Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,214 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,339 is less than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$18 MM$30 MM
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Spending$18 MM$30 MM
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Revenue / Student$9,214$10,435
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Spending / Student$9,339$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Guntersville City School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Guntersville City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.39, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Guntersville Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.