Huntsville City School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 39 public schools in Huntsville City School District, serving 23,989 students.
  • Public school in Huntsville City School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Alabama public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The top ranked public schools in Huntsville City School District are Monte Sano Elementary School, Hampton Cove Elementary School and Goldsmithschiffman Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameHuntsville City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.huntsvillecityschools.org
School District Phone Number(256)428-6810
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools39 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students23,989 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers1,417 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

  • Huntsville City School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 137 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Huntsville City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Huntsville City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Huntsville City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.680.59
# of American Indian Students117 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students399 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# of Hispanic Students3,037 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
8%
# of Black Students9,556 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
40%
33%
# of White Students9,275 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
39%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students65 Students840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,540 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:96215,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,84354,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,89856,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,77555,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,85757,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,99258,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,90857,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,76055,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,73755,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,65755,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,78157,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,73855,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,56053,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,52152,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,518 is higher than the state average of $10,446. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,625 is higher than the state average of $10,415. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$247 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Huntsville City  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$273 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Huntsville City  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,518$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Huntsville City  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,625$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Huntsville City  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Huntsville City School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Academy For Academics Arts Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2800 Poplar St Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256)428-7600

    Grades: PK-8 | 662 students
  • Academy For Science Foreign Language Magnet School
    Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 30%
    3221 Mastin Lake Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7000

    Grades: PK-8 | 531 students
  • Blossomwood Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1321 Woodmont Avenue
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)428-7020

    Grades: PK-6 | 700 students
  • Challenger Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 30%
    13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    (256)428-7060

    Grades: PK-5 | 510 students
  • Challenger Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 20%
    13555 Chaney Thompson Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    (256)428-7620

    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
  • Chapman Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2006 Reuben Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256)428-7640

    Grades: PK-8 | 556 students
  • Columbia High School Math: 8% | Reading: 19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 Explorer Boulevard
    Huntsville, AL 35806
    (256)428-7576

    Grades: 9-12 | 914 students
  • Farley Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2900 Green Cove Rd Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    (256)428-7160

    Grades: PK-5 | 365 students
  • Goldsmithschiffman Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1210 Taylor Road
    Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763
    (256)428-7150

    Grades: PK-5 | 813 students
  • Hampton Cove Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 5%
    261 Old 431 Hwy
    Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763
    (256)428-7180

    Grades: PK-5 | 572 students
  • Hampton Cove Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    261 Old 431 Highway
    Owens Cross Roads, AL 35763
    (256)428-8380

    Grades: 6-8 | 665 students
  • Highlands Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2500 Barney Ave
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7200

    Grades: PK-6 | 462 students
  • Huntsville High School Math: 40% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2304 Billie Watkins Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)428-8050

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,828 student
  • Huntsville Junior High School Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Top 50%
    817 Adams St Se
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)428-7700

    Grades: 6-8 | 481 students
  • James Dawson Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5308 Mastin Lake Rd Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7500

    Grades: PK-6 | 447 students
  • Je Williams P6 School Math: 49% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Top 50%
    155 Barren Fork Blvd
    Huntsville, AL 35824
    (256)428-7540

    Grades: PK-6 | 694 students
  • Jemison High School Math: 3% | Reading: 8%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5000 Pulaski Pike
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-8100

    Grades: 9-12 | 807 students
  • Jones Valley Elementary School Math: 67% | Reading: 50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    4908 Garth Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256)428-7220

    Grades: PK-6 | 525 students
  • Lakewood Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 12%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3501 Kenwood Dr
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7240

    Grades: PK-6 | 479 students
  • Lee High School Magnet School
    Math: 4% | Reading: 17%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2500 Meridian St
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256)428-8150

    Grades: 9-12 | 776 students
  • Martin Luther King Junior Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 15%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3112 Meridian St N
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256)428-7100

    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students
  • Mcdonnell Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4010 Binderton Pl
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    (256)428-7280

    Grades: PK-5 | 514 students
  • Mental Health Center Special Education School
    4040 Memorial Pkwy S W
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256)533-1970

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Monte Sano Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1107 Monte Sano Blvd
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)428-7300

    Grades: PK-6 | 243 students
  • Montview Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2600 Garvin Rd Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7320

    Grades: PK-6 | 241 students
  • Morris P8 Math: 39% | Reading: 22%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4801 Bob Wallace Ave Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    (256)428-7340

    Grades: PK-8 | 1,014 student
  • Mountain Gap P8 Math: 60% | Reading: 51%
    Rank: Top 20%
    821 Mt Gap Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35803
    (256)428-7720

    Grades: PK-8 | 800 students
  • Neavesdavis Detention Center For Children Alternative School
    817 Cook Ave
    Huntsville, AL 35801
    (256)532-0300

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • New Century Technology High School Magnet School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2500 Meridian Street Nw
    Huntsville, AL 35811
    (256)428-7800

    Grades: 9-12 | 465 students
  • Providence Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10 Chalkstone Street
    Huntsville, AL 35806
    (256)428-7125

    Grades: PK-5 | 891 students
  • Ridgecrest Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3505 Cerro Vista St Sw
    Huntsville, AL 35805
    (256)428-7380

    Grades: PK-5 | 605 students
  • Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 30%
    7900 Whittier Rd
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256)428-7040

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
  • Rolling Hills Elementary School Math: 21% | Reading: 7%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2109 Hilltop Terr
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7400

    Grades: PK-6 | 470 students
  • Ronald Mcnair 78 Math: 6% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5000 Pulaski Pike
    Huntsville, AL 35810
    (256)428-7660

    Grades: 7-8 | 410 students
  • Sonnie Hereford Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 13%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2755 Wilson Drive
    Huntsville, AL 35816
    (256)428-7440

    Grades: PK-6 | 550 students
  • Show 4 more public schools in Huntsville City School District (out of 39 total schools)
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