Top 10 Best Houston County Public Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 30 public schools serving 15,067 students in Houston County, AL. Houston County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Houston County, AL are Carver Magnet School, Heard Magnet School and Rehobeth Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Houston County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 46% statewide average). Schools in Houston County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Houston County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Carver Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1001 Webb Rd
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1440

    Grades: 6-8 | 433 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Heard Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 82% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    201 Daniel Cir
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1471

    Grades: K-5 | 426 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Rehobeth Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    5631 County Road 203
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 677-3838

    Grades: PK-5 | 1,106 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Highlands Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1400 S Brannon Stand Rd
    Dothan, AL 36305
    (334) 794-1459

    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Beverlye Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1025 S Beverlye Rd
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1432

    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Wicksburg High School Math: 69% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1172 S State Highway 123
    Newton, AL 36352
    (334) 692-5549

    Grades: PK-12 | 994 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Rehobeth Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    5631 County Road 203
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 677-5153

    Grades: 6-8 | 588 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Webb Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    178 Depot St
    Webb, AL 36376
    (334) 792-5744

    Grades: PK-6 | 437 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Cottonwood High School Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    663 Houston St
    Cottonwood, AL 36320
    (334) 691-2587

    Grades: K-12 | 752 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Rehobeth High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    373 Malvern Road
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 677-7002

    Grades: 9-12 | 744 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Hidden Lake Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1475 Prevatt Rd
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1491

    Grades: K-5 | 549 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Ashford Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 Barfield St
    Ashford, AL 36312
    (334) 726-5958

    Grades: PK-5 | 658 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Kelly Springs Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1124 Kelly Springs Rd
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 983-6565

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Houston County High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    200 W Church St
    Columbia, AL 36319
    (334) 696-2221

    Grades: 7-12 | 373 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Northview High School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3209 Reeves St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1410

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,334 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Ashford High School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    607 Church St
    Ashford, AL 36312
    (334) 899-5411

    Grades: 6-12 | 767 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Selma Street Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1501 W Selma St
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1463

    Grades: K-5 | 469 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Morris Slingluff Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4130 Westgate Parkway
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1479

    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Dothan High School Math: 36% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1236 S Oates St
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,205 student
  • Rank: #2020.
    Girard Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    522 Girard Ave
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1467

    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Cloverdale Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    303 Rollins Ave
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1487

    Grades: PK-5 | 356 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Girard Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 Girard Ave
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1426

    Grades: 6-8 | 490 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Grandview Elementary School Math: 17% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    900 Sixth Avenue
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 794-1483

    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Faine Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1901 Stringer St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1455

    Grades: PK-5 | 339 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Honeysuckle Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 18%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1665 Honeysuckle Rd
    Dothan, AL 36305
    (334) 794-1420

    Grades: 6-8 | 518 students
  • Rank: #26-3026.- 30.
    Dothan Technology Center Vocational School
    3165 Reeves St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1436

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #26-3026.- 30.
    Hope High School Alternative School
    1971 Reeves St Suite 21
    Dothan, AL 36302
    (334) 702-4168

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #26-3026.- 30.
    Houston County Alternative School Alternative School
    315 N Foster St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 671-9295

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #26-3026.- 30.
    Houston County Area Vocational Center Vocational School
    662 West Main
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334) 899-3308

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #26-3026.- 30.
    Pass Academy Alternative School
    201 E Wilson Street
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 671-1474

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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