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For the 2021 school year, there are 44 public schools serving 26,007 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 46%), 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 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Huntsville, AL Public Schools (2021)

  • 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 | 465 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 | 488 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 | 562 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: K-5 | 502 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 | 365 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 | 745 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 | 1,828 student
  • 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 | 487 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Mountain Gap P8 Math: 61% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    821 Mt Gap Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    (256) 428-7720

    Grades: PK-8 | 800 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 | 736 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 | 439 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 | 421 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 | 525 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 | 1,035 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Virgil Grissom High School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7901 Bailey Cove Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,810 student
  • 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-8 | 531 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 | 700 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Je Williams P6 School Math: 47% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    155 Barren Fork Blvd
    Huntsville, AL 35824
    (256) 428-7540

    Grades: PK-6 | 694 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 | 510 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Academy For Academics Arts Magnet School
    Math: 43% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2800 Poplar St Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256) 428-7600

    Grades: PK-8 | 662 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Williams Junior High School Math: 38% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    155 A Barren Fork
    Huntsville, AL 35824
    (256) 428-7330

    Grades: 6-8 | 339 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 | 481 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Whitesburg P8 Math: 40% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    107 Sanders Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 428-7780

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,022 student
  • 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 | 891 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 | 447 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Morris P8 Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    4801 Bob Wallace Ave Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    (256) 428-7340

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,014 student
  • 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 | 914 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 | 807 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 | 514 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 | 605 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 | 776 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 | 241 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 | 462 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 | 479 students
  • Show 9 more public schools in Huntsville, AL (out of 44 total schools)
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