Marshall County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 5,662 students in Marshall County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Marshall County School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Alabama public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Marshall County School District are Kate D Smith Dar Elementary School, Kate D Smith Dar High School and Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Marshall County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Marshall County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
15 Schools
1,473 Schools
# Students
5,662 Students
740,387 Students
# Teachers
292 Teachers
42,061 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Marshall County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 139 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 93% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#101 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Marshall County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Marshall County  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Marshall County  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
93%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Marshall County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.59
# American Indian Students
31 Students
6,925 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
20 Students
10,746 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# Hispanic Students
1,281 Students
58,511 Students
% Hispanic Students
23%
8%
# Black Students
49 Students
243,146 Students
% Black Students
1%
33%
# White Students
4,206 Students
403,662 Students
% White Students
74%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
74 Students
16,560 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
194
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
417
54,877
# Students in 1st Grade:
386
56,316
# Students in 2nd Grade:
384
55,468
# Students in 3rd Grade:
411
57,386
# Students in 4th Grade:
428
58,396
# Students in 5th Grade:
424
57,546
# Students in 6th Grade:
429
55,235
# Students in 7th Grade:
454
55,345
# Students in 8th Grade:
462
54,934
# Students in 9th Grade:
455
57,297
# Students in 10th Grade:
434
55,313
# Students in 11th Grade:
378
53,914
# Students in 12th Grade:
406
52,840
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,988 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,481 is less than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$57 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Marshall County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$59 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Marshall County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$9,988
$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Marshall County  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,481
$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Marshall County  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Marshall County School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Kate D Smith Dar Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6077 Main St
Grant, AL 35747
(256) 728-2226
Grades: PK-4
| 453 students
Rank: #22.
Kate D Smith Dar High School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6077 Main St
Grant, AL 35747
(256) 728-4238
Grades: 9-12
| 449 students
Rank: #33.
Kate Duncan Smith Dar Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6077 Main St
Grant, AL 35747
(256) 728-5950
Grades: 5-8
| 433 students
Rank: #44.
Claysville School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
140 Claysville School Rd
Guntersville, AL 35976
(256) 582-4444
Grades: PK-4
| 135 students
Rank: #55.
Douglas Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Highway 75
Douglas, AL 35964
(256) 593-1240
Grades: 6-8
| 480 students
Rank: #66.
Brindlee Mountain Elementary School
Math: 45% | Reading: 33%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2233 Shoal Creek Rd
Arab, AL 35016
(256) 753-2246
Grades: 3-5
| 222 students
Rank: #77.
Brindlee Mountain High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
994 Scant City Road
Guntersville, AL 35976
(256) 753-2800
Grades: 6-12
| 626 students
Rank: #88.
Douglas Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Highway 75
Douglas, AL 35964
(256) 593-4420
Grades: 3-5
| 504 students
Rank: #99.
Asbury High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1990 Asbury Rd
Albertville, AL 35951
(256) 878-4068
Grades: 6-12
| 538 students
Rank: #1010.
Asbury Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1966 Asbury Road
Albertville, AL 35951
(256) 878-6221
Grades: PK-5
| 537 students
Rank: #1111.
Douglas High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Eagle Drive
Douglas, AL 35964
(256) 593-2810
Grades: 9-12
| 591 students
3685 Union Grove Rd
Union Grove, AL 35175
(256) 753-2532
Grades: PK-2
| 205 students
Marshall Alternative School
Alternative School
140 Claysville School Rd
Guntersville, AL 35976
(256) 582-7554
Grades: 3-12
| n/a students
Marshall Technical School
Vocational School
12312 Us Highway 431 S
Guntersville, AL 35976
(256) 582-5629
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
200 Bethlehem Rd
Douglas, AL 35964
(256) 593-4912
Grades: PK-2
| 489 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Students: 5,662 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40

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