Top 10 Best Alabama Magnet Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 35 magnet public schools serving 17,420 students in Alabama.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in Alabama are Loveless Academic Magnet Program High School, Forest Avenue Elementary School and W H Council Traditional School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Alabama magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 62% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 62% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Alabama Magnet Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Loveless Academic Magnet Program High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3440 Mcgehee Rd
Montgomery, AL 36111
(334) 284-7500
Grades: 9-12
| 469 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Forest Avenue Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1700 W 5th St
Montgomery, AL 36106
(334) 269-3673
Grades: K-5
| 665 students
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
W H Council Traditional School
Magnet School
Math: 94% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
751 Wilkinson St
Mobile, AL 36603
(251) 221-1137
Grades: PK-5
| 704 students
Rank: #44.
Eicholdmertz School Of Math And Science
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
2815 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36606
(251) 221-1105
Grades: PK-5
| 537 students
Rank: #55.
Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
315 Mcfarland Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 759-3653
Grades: 6-8
| 170 students
Rank: #66.
Tuscaloosa Magnet School Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
315 Mcfarland Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 759-3655
Grades: K-5
| 292 students
Rank: #77.
Baldwin Art And Academics Magnet
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
410 S Mcdonough St
Montgomery, AL 36104
(334) 269-3870
Grades: 6-8
| 547 students
Rank: #88.
Clarkshaw Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
5960 Arlberg Street
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-2106
Grades: 5-8
| 761 students
Rank: #99.
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: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Old Shell Road Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3160 Heather St
Mobile, AL 36607
(251) 221-1557
Grades: K-5
| 402 students
Rank: #10 - 1110. - 11.
Phillips Preparatory Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3255 Old Shell Rd
Mobile, AL 36607
(251) 221-2286
Grades: 6-8
| 629 students
Rank: #1212.
Floyd Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 77% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3444 Lebron Rd
Montgomery, AL 36111
(334) 284-7130
Grades: 6-8
| 504 students
Rank: #1313.
Macmillan International At Mckee
Magnet School
Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4015 Mcinnis Road
Montgomery, AL 36116
(334) 284-7137
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #1414.
Booker T Washington Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3315 Hayneville Road
Montgomery, AL 36108
(334) 269-3617
Grades: 9-12
| 432 students
Rank: #1515.
Lakewood Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
24 Explorer Drive
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 732-1173
Grades: 3-5
| 495 students
Rank: #1616.
Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 74% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
801 Wilson St Nw
Decatur, AL 35601
(256) 552-3056
Grades: 3-5
| 327 students
Rank: #1717.
Bear Exploration Center
Magnet School
Math: 67% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2525 Churchill Dr
Montgomery, AL 36111
(334) 284-8014
Grades: K-5
| 524 students
Rank: #1818.
Brewbaker Technology Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
4405 Brewbaker Dr
Montgomery, AL 36116
(334) 284-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 522 students
Rank: #1919.
Christian School
Magnet School
Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
725 Mountain Dr
Birmingham, AL 35206
(205) 231-5249
Grades: PK-8
| 630 students
Rank: #2020.
Mulkey Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 55% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
800 W Meadow Ave
Geneva, AL 36340
(334) 684-2294
Grades: PK-5
| 583 students
Rank: #2121.
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: #2222.
Dunbar Creative Performing Arts
Magnet School
Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
500 Saint Anthony St
Mobile, AL 36603
(251) 221-2160
Grades: 6-8
| 476 students
Rank: #2323.
Denton Magnet School Of Technology
Magnet School
Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3800 Pleasant Valley
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 221-2148
Grades: 6-8
| 409 students
Rank: #2424.
Carver Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 47% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3100 Mobile Dr
Montgomery, AL 36108
(334) 269-3625
Grades: PK-5
| 368 students
Rank: #2525.
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: #2626.
Princeton School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1425 2nd Ave W
Birmingham, AL 35208
(205) 231-2500
Grades: PK-5
| 223 students
Rank: #2727.
Us Jones Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
715 E Jackson St
Demopolis, AL 36732
(334) 289-0426
Grades: 3-5
| 438 students
Rank: #2828.
The Alberta School Of Performing Arts
Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 University Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 759-3564
Grades: PK-8
| 644 students
Rank: #2929.
School Of Discovery Genesis Center
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
400 Washington St
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-1670
Grades: 6
| 244 students
Rank: #3030.
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: #3131.
We Putnam Middle Schoolmagnet
Magnet School
Math: 12% | Reading: 15%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1757 Montclair Rd
Birmingham, AL 35210
(205) 231-8680
Grades: 6-8
| 290 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
John L Leflore Magnet School
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
700 Donald St
Mobile, AL 36617
(251) 221-3125
Grades: 9-12
| 667 students
Rank: #32 - 3332. - 33.
Woodlawn High Schoolmagnet
Magnet School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5620 First Ave N
Birmingham, AL 35212
(205) 231-8000
Grades: 9-12
| 793 students
Rank: #3434.
Huffman High Schoolmagnet
Magnet School
Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
900 Springville Rd
Birmingham, AL 35215
(205) 231-5000
Grades: 8-12
| 1,139 students
Rank: n/an/a
Benjamin Davis Elementary School
Magnet School
417 Monroe Dr Nw
Decatur, AL 35601
(256) 552-3025
Grades: PK-2
| 248 students

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