Mobile County School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 90 public schools serving 55,272 students in Mobile County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Mobile County School District have an average math proficiency score of 43% (versus the Alabama public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Mobile County School District are W H Council Traditional School, Eicholdmertz School Of Math And Science and Clarkshaw Magnet School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Mobile County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Mobile County School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Mobile County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
90 Schools
1,473 Schools
# Students
55,272 Students
740,387 Students
# Teachers
3,038 Teachers
42,061 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Mobile 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 86% has increased from 82% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#81 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Mobile County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mobile 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)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mobile 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
86%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Mobile 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
0.59
0.59
# American Indian Students
616 Students
6,925 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
1,233 Students
10,746 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
2,176 Students
58,511 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
27,577 Students
243,146 Students
% Black Students
50%
33%
# White Students
22,168 Students
403,662 Students
% White Students
40%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
49 Students
837 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,453 Students
16,560 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,301
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
3,943
54,877
# Students in 1st Grade:
4,276
56,316
# Students in 2nd Grade:
4,364
55,468
# Students in 3rd Grade:
4,468
57,386
# Students in 4th Grade:
4,503
58,396
# Students in 5th Grade:
4,427
57,546
# Students in 6th Grade:
4,196
55,235
# Students in 7th Grade:
3,922
55,345
# Students in 8th Grade:
3,913
54,934
# Students in 9th Grade:
4,324
57,297
# Students in 10th Grade:
3,946
55,313
# Students in 11th Grade:
3,797
53,914
# Students in 12th Grade:
3,892
52,840
# Ungraded Students:
-
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District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,097 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,347 is less than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has grown by 6% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$558 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Mobile 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
$572 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Mobile 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
$10,097
$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Mobile 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
$10,347
$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Mobile 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 Mobile County School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
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
| 668 students
Rank: #22.
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
| 474 students
Rank: #33.
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
| 825 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
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
| 511 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Phillips Preparatory Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 80% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(3)
3255 Old Shell Rd
Mobile, AL 36607
(251) 221-2286
Grades: 6-8
| 783 students
Rank: #66.
Dawes Intermediate School
Math: 79% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10451 West Lake Road
Mobile, AL 36695
(251) 221-1485
Grades: 3-5
| 553 students
Rank: #77.
Dauphin Island Elementary School
Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1501 Bienville Blvd
Dauphin Island, AL 36528
(251) 861-3864
Grades: K-5
| 98 students
Rank: #88.
Anna F Booth Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
17001 Hurricane Blvd
Irvington, AL 36544
(251) 824-1740
Grades: PK-5
| 511 students
Rank: #99.
Cora Castlen Elementary School
Math: 67% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9960 School House Rd
Grand Bay, AL 36541
(251) 865-6733
Grades: K-5
| 466 students
Rank: #1010.
Elsie Collier Elementary School
Math: 58% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
601 Snow Road North
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-1120
Grades: PK-5
| 719 students
Rank: #1111.
Semmes Elementary School
Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10100 Blackwell Nursery Rd S
Semmes, AL 36575
(251) 221-1630
Grades: PK-5
| 557 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
J E Turner Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
8361 Lott Road
Wilmer, AL 36587
(251) 221-1285
Grades: PK-5
| 546 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Tanner Williams Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
13700 Tanner Williams Rd
Wilmer, AL 36587
(251) 221-1675
Grades: K-5
| 307 students
Rank: #1414.
Pearl Haskew Elementary School
Math: 59% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
7001 White Oak Drive
Irvington, AL 36544
(251) 221-1850
Grades: K-5
| 574 students
Rank: #1515.
Orourke Elementary School
Math: 57% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1975 Leroy Stevens Rd
Mobile, AL 36695
(251) 221-1585
Grades: PK-5
| 1,000 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Allentown Elementary School
Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
10330 Howells Ferry Rd
Semmes, AL 36575
(251) 221-1000
Grades: PK-5
| 832 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Dunbar Creative Performing Arts
Magnet School
Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
500 Saint Anthony St
Mobile, AL 36603
(251) 221-2160
Grades: 6-8
| 474 students
Rank: #1818.
Taylor White Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
476 Eliza Jordan Road N
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-1465
Grades: PK-5
| 374 students
Rank: #1919.
Denton Magnet School Of Technology
Math: 53% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(2)
3800 Pleasant Valley
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 221-2148
Grades: 6-8
| 355 students
Rank: #2020.
Mary B Austin Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
150 Provident Ln
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-1015
Grades: K-5
| 507 students
Rank: #2121.
Baker High School
Math: 52% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
8901 Airport Blvd
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-3000
Grades: 9-12
| 2,722 students
Rank: #2222.
Calcedeaver Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
20500 Patillo Road
Mount Vernon, AL 36560
(251) 221-1092
Grades: PK-6
| 250 students
Rank: #2323.
Wp Davidson High School
Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3900 Pleasant Valley Rd
Mobile, AL 36609
(251) 221-3084
Grades: 9-12
| 1,590 students
Rank: #2424.
Wc Griggs Elementary School
Math: 53% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6001 Three Notch Rd
Mobile, AL 36619
(251) 221-1330
Grades: PK-5
| 718 students
Rank: #2525.
Wd Robbins Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2416 W Main St
Mobile, AL 36610
(251) 221-1600
Grades: PK-5
| 384 students
Rank: #2626.
Bernice J Causey Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2205 Mcfarland Rd
Mobile, AL 36695
(251) 221-2060
Grades: 6-8
| 1,448 students
Rank: #2727.
Mcdavidjones Elementary School
Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
16250 Highway 45 South
Citronelle, AL 36522
(251) 221-1510
Grades: PK-5
| 892 students
Rank: #2828.
Er Dickson Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4645 Bit And Spur Rd
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-1180
Grades: PK-5
| 824 students
Rank: #2929.
Spencerwestlawn Elementary School
Math: 54% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3071 Ralston Rd
Mobile, AL 36606
(251) 221-1705
Grades: PK-5
| 576 students
Rank: #3030.
Meadowlake Elementary School
Math: 40% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
8251 Three Notch Rd
Mobile, AL 36619
(251) 221-1529
Grades: PK-5
| 449 students
Rank: #3131.
Orchard Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6400 Howells Ferry Rd
Mobile, AL 36618
(251) 221-1571
Grades: PK-5
| 498 students
Rank: #3232.
Breitling Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
8350 Grand Bay Wilmer Rd
Grand Bay, AL 36541
(251) 865-0900
Grades: PK-5
| 585 students
Rank: #3333.
Peter F Alba Middle School
Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
14180 S Wintzell Ave
Bayou La Batre, AL 36509
(251) 824-4134
Grades: 6-8
| 512 students
Rank: #3434.
Grant Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
535 Easterling St
Mobile, AL 36610
(251) 221-1319
Grades: PK-5
| 260 students
Rank: #3535.
Hollingers Island Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2400 Hammock Rd
Mobile, AL 36605
(251) 221-1376
Grades: PK-5
| 302 students
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Students: 55,272 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 60%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.59

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