Top 10 Best Lauderdale County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 18 public schools serving 12,712 students in Lauderdale County, AL. Lauderdale County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Lauderdale County, AL are Kilby Laboratory School, Forest Hills School and Brooks Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lauderdale County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Lauderdale County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Lauderdale County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kilby Laboratory School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
611 North Pine Street
Florence, AL 35632
(256) 765-4303
Grades: PK-6
| 161 students
Rank: #22.
Forest Hills School
Math: 76% | Reading: 70%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
101 Stovall Dr
Florence, AL 35633
(256) 768-2500
Grades: PK-4
| 853 students
Rank: #33.
Brooks Elementary School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 School Ln
Killen, AL 35645
(256) 757-2171
Grades: PK-6
| 871 students
Rank: #44.
Rogers High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
300 Rogers Ln
Florence, AL 35634
(256) 757-3106
Grades: PK-12
| 1,213 students
Rank: #55.
Brooks High School
Math: 53% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4300 Highway 72
Killen, AL 35645
(256) 757-2115
Grades: 7-12
| 744 students
Rank: #66.
Lexington School
Math: 54% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
101 School St
Lexington, AL 35648
(256) 229-6622
Grades: PK-12
| 892 students
Rank: #77.
Lauderdale County High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
201 Cedar Street
Rogersville, AL 35652
(256) 247-3414
Grades: PK-12
| 1,161 students
Rank: #88.
Underwood Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4725 Highway 157
Florence, AL 35633
(256) 764-8939
Grades: PK-6
| 361 students
Rank: #99.
Central High School
Math: 51% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3000 County Road 200
Florence, AL 35633
(256) 764-2903
Grades: PK-12
| 1,369 students
Rank: #1010.
Florence Middle School
Math: 55% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1603 Appleby Blvd
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-3100
Grades: 7-8
| 645 students
Rank: #1111.
Hibbett School
Math: 52% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1601 Appleby Blvd
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2800
Grades: 5-6
| 586 students
Rank: #1212.
Florence High School
Math: 44% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1201 Bradshaw Dr
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2200
Grades: 10-12
| 1,037 students
Rank: #1313.
Wilson High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
7601 Highway 17
Florence, AL 35634
(256) 764-8470
Grades: PK-12
| 1,238 students
Rank: #1414.
Weeden Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
400 Baldwin Street
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2900
Grades: K-4
| 418 students
Rank: #1515.
Harlan Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2233 Mcburney Dr
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2700
Grades: PK-4
| 426 students
Rank: #1616.
Waterloo High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
311 Schoolhouse Ln
Waterloo, AL 35677
(256) 766-3100
Grades: PK-12
| 349 students
Allen Thornton Career Technical Center
Vocational School
7275 Highway 72
Killen, AL 35645
(256) 757-2101
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
1203 Bradshaw Drive
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2400
Grades: 9
| 388 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lauderdale County, AL

Lauderdale County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
201 Bayles St
Anderson, AL 35610
(256) 247-5673
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
1701 Cole St
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-2300
Grades: PK-4
| 224 students
12101 Highway 157 N
Florence, AL 35633
(256) 764-4816
Grades: K-6
| n/a students
610 W College St
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-3022
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
955 Beale Street
Florence, AL 35630
(256) 768-3400
Grades: PK
| 54 students

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