Top 10 Best Huntsville Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 53 public schools serving 25,648 students in Huntsville, AL. Huntsville has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Huntsville, AL are Monte Sano Elementary School, New Century Technology High School and Riverton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Huntsville, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Huntsville have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Huntsville, AL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Monte Sano Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1107 Monte Sano Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-7300
Grades: PK-6
| 243 students
Rank: #22.
New Century Technology High School
Magnet School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2500 Meridian Street Nw
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 428-7800
Grades: 9-12
| 477 students
Rank: #33.
Riverton Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2615 Winchester Road
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 851-4650
Grades: PK-3
| 472 students
Rank: #44.
Mt Carmel Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
335 Homer Nance Road
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 851-4660
Grades: PK-3
| 556 students
Rank: #55.
Monrovia Elementary School
Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1030 Jeff Rd
Huntsville, AL 35806
(256) 851-4570
Grades: PK-5
| 505 students
Rank: #66.
Farley Elementary School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2900 Green Cove Rd Sw
Huntsville, AL 35803
(256) 428-7160
Grades: PK-5
| 348 students
Rank: #77.
Central School
Math: 69% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
990 Ryland Pike
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 851-4670
Grades: PK-8
| 669 students
Rank: #88.
Huntsville High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2304 Billie Watkins Sw
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-8050
Grades: 9-12
| 1,849 students
Rank: #99.
Weatherly Heights Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1307 Canstatt Dr
Huntsville, AL 35803
(256) 428-7460
Grades: PK-5
| 475 students
Rank: #1010.
Mountain Gap Middle School
Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
821 Mt Gap Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
(256) 428-7720
Grades: 6-8
| 467 students
Rank: #1111.
Riverton Intermediate School
Math: 60% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
399 Homer Nance Road
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 851-4640
Grades: 4-6
| 792 students
Rank: #1212.
Challenger Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
(256) 428-7620
Grades: 6-8
| 493 students
Rank: #1313.
Roger B Chaffee Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7900 Whittier Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
(256) 428-7040
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #1414.
Jones Valley Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4908 Garth Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
(256) 428-7220
Grades: PK-6
| 434 students
Rank: #1515.
Monrovia Middle School
Math: 58% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1216 Jeff Rd
Huntsville, AL 35806
(256) 851-4580
Grades: 6-8
| 972 students
Rank: #1616.
Virgil Grissom High School
Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1001 Haysland Road
Huntsville, AL 35802
(256) 428-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 1,902 students
Rank: #1717.
Academy For Science Foreign Language
Magnet School
Math: 51% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3221 Mastin Lake Rd
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7000
Grades: PK-5
| 332 students
Rank: #1818.
Blossomwood Elementary School
Math: 51% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1321 Woodmont Avenue
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-7020
Grades: PK-6
| 602 students
Rank: #1919.
Williams Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
155 Barren Fork Blvd
Huntsville, AL 35824
(256) 428-7540
Grades: PK-5
| 454 students
Rank: #2020.
Challenger Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
Huntsville, AL 35803
(256) 428-7060
Grades: PK-5
| 468 students
Rank: #2121.
Academy For Academics Arts Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2800 Poplar St Nw
Huntsville, AL 35816
(256) 428-7600
Grades: PK-5
| 402 students
Rank: #2222.
Williams Middle School
Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
155 A Barren Fork
Huntsville, AL 35824
(256) 428-7330
Grades: 6-8
| 591 students
Rank: #2323.
Huntsville Junior High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
817 Adams St Se
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-7700
Grades: 6-8
| 491 students
Rank: #2424.
Whitesburg Middle School
Math: 40% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
107 Sanders Rd
Huntsville, AL 35802
(256) 428-7780
Grades: 6-8
| 604 students
Rank: #2525.
Providence Elementary School
Math: 33% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
10 Chalkstone Street
Huntsville, AL 35806
(256) 428-7125
Grades: PK-5
| 788 students
Rank: #2626.
James Dawson Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5308 Mastin Lake Rd Nw
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7500
Grades: PK-6
| 410 students
Rank: #2727.
Morris Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4801 Bob Wallace Ave Sw
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7340
Grades: PK-5
| 514 students
Rank: #28 - 3128. - 31.
Columbia High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Explorer Boulevard
Huntsville, AL 35806
(256) 428-7576
Grades: 9-12
| 898 students
Rank: #28 - 3128. - 31.
Jemison High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5000 Pulaski Pike
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 828 students
Rank: #28 - 3128. - 31.
Mcdonnell Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4010 Binderton Pl
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7280
Grades: PK-5
| 458 students
Rank: #28 - 3128. - 31.
Ridgecrest Elementary School
Math: 27% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3505 Cerro Vista St Sw
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7380
Grades: PK-5
| 508 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Lee High School
Magnet School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 Meridian St
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 428-8150
Grades: 9-12
| 725 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Montview Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2600 Garvin Rd Nw
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7320
Grades: PK-6
| 191 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Highlands Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 Barney Ave
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7200
Grades: PK-6
| 413 students
Rank: #34 - 3534. - 35.
Lakewood Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3501 Kenwood Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7240
Grades: PK-6
| 432 students
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Huntsville, Alabama Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
2901 Fairbanks St
Huntsville, AL 35816
(256) 428-7120
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
104 Spacegate Drive
Huntsville, AL 35806
(256) 852-1224
Grades: 7-11
| n/a students
3221 Mastin Lake Rd
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7660
Grades: 6-8
| 355 students
605 Clinton Ave
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-7140
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
4800 Sparkman Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-7680
Grades: 6-8
| 432 students
6201 Pueblo Dr
Huntsville, AL 35810
(256) 428-8100
Grades: 9-12
| 715 students
1110 Meridian St North
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-7260
Grades: K-5
| n/a students
10 Chalk Stone St
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7125
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
399 Homer Nance Rd
Huntsville, AL 35811
(256) 859-3667
Grades: 6-9
| n/a students
2620 Clinton Ave
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7740
Grades: 6-8
| 326 students
2820 Holmes Ave
Huntsville, AL 35816
(256) 428-7830
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
3401 Holmes Ave
Huntsville, AL 35816
(256) 428-7950
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
2820 Barbara Dr Nw
Huntsville, AL 35816
(256) 428-7420
Grades: K-5
| 189 students
4503 University Ave Nw
Huntsville, AL 35816
(256) 428-7440
Grades: PK-6
| 501 students
3001 9th Ave Sw
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7480
Grades: K-5
| 246 students
4217 9th Ave W
Huntsville, AL 35805
(256) 428-7760
Grades: 6-8
| 307 students

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