Top 10 Best Marion County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 4,628 students in Marion County, AL (there are 1 private school, serving 47 private students). 99% of all K-12 students in Marion County, AL are educated in public schools (compared to the AL state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Marion County, AL are Guin Elementary School, Winfield Elementary School and Winfield High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Marion County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 24% (versus the Alabama public school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Marion County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Marion County Public Schools (2024)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Guin Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
7980 U S Highway 43
Guin, AL 35563
(205) 468-3433
Grades: PK-6
| 294 students
Rank: #22.
Winfield Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
601 County Highway 14
Winfield, AL 35594
(205) 487-2305
Grades: PK-4
| 537 students
Rank: #33.
Winfield High School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
232 Pirate Cove
Winfield, AL 35594
(205) 487-6900
Grades: 9-12
| 331 students
Rank: #44.
Marion County Alternative School
Alternative School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
188 Winchester Dr
Hamilton, AL 35570
(205) 952-9083
Grades: 5-12
| 7 students
Rank: #55.
Winfield Middle School
Math: 32% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
481 Apple Ave
Winfield, AL 35594
(205) 487-6901
Grades: 5-8
| 387 students
Rank: #66.
Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
784 10th Ave Sw
Hamilton, AL 35570
(205) 921-2145
Grades: PK-4
| 634 students
Rank: #77.
Hackleburg Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
185 School Street
Hackleburg, AL 35564
(205) 935-5156
Grades: PK-6
| 262 students
Rank: #88.
Marion County High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8115 Us Highway 43
Guin, AL 35563
(205) 468-3377
Grades: 7-12
| 239 students
Rank: #99.
Brilliant School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10180 State Highway 129
Brilliant, AL 35548
(205) 465-2323
Grades: PK-12
| 264 students
Rank: #1010.
Hamilton Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
400 Military St S
Hamilton, AL 35570
(205) 921-7030
Grades: 5-8
| 471 students
Rank: #1111.
Phillips Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
160 School Ave
Bear Creek, AL 35543
(205) 486-5062
Grades: PK-6
| 265 students
Rank: #1212.
Hackleburg High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
185 School St
Hackleburg, AL 35564
(205) 935-3223
Grades: 7-12
| 217 students
Rank: #1313.
Hamilton High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
211 Aggie Ave
Hamilton, AL 35570
(205) 921-3281
Grades: 9-12
| 498 students
Rank: #1414.
Phillips High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
142 School Avenue
Bear Creek, AL 35543
(205) 486-3737
Grades: 7-12
| 222 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Marion County, AL

Marion County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Odis Dickinson Dr
Brilliant, AL 35548
(205) 465-2322
Grades: 7-12
| 122 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Marion County, AL?
The top ranked public schools in Marion County, AL include Guin Elementary School, Winfield Elementary School and Winfield High School.
How many public schools are located in Marion County, AL?
14 public schools are located in Marion County, AL.
What percentage of students in Marion County, AL go to public school?
99% of all K-12 students in Marion County, AL are educated in public schools (compared to the AL state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Marion County, AL?
Marion County, AL public schools minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public schools average of 47% (majority Black).

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