Muscle Shoals City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 2,875 students in Muscle Shoals City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Muscle Shoals City School District have an average math proficiency score of 70% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Muscle Shoals City School District are Mcbride Elementary School, Muscle Shoals High School and Muscle Shoals Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Muscle Shoals City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Muscle Shoals City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Muscle Shoals City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,469 Schools
# Students
2,875 Students
738,868 Students
# Teachers
183 Teachers
41,980 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Muscle Shoals City School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#11 out of 139 school districts
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Muscle Shoals City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Muscle Shoals City  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)
61%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Muscle Shoals City  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 Muscle Shoals City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.46
0.59
# American Indian Students
33 Students
6,922 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
65 Students
10,742 Students
% Asian Students
2%
1%
# Hispanic Students
156 Students
58,276 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# Black Students
438 Students
242,243 Students
% Black Students
15%
33%
# White Students
2,076 Students
403,300 Students
% White Students
72%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
833 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
105 Students
16,552 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
43
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
221
54,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
202
56,244
# Students in 2nd Grade:
210
55,387
# Students in 3rd Grade:
208
57,289
# Students in 4th Grade:
211
58,325
# Students in 5th Grade:
231
57,472
# Students in 6th Grade:
224
54,978
# Students in 7th Grade:
232
55,084
# Students in 8th Grade:
219
54,680
# Students in 9th Grade:
220
57,216
# Students in 10th Grade:
234
55,243
# Students in 11th Grade:
217
53,854
# Students in 12th Grade:
203
52,777
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,794 is higher than the state median of $10,775. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,978 is higher than the state median of $10,820. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$31 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Muscle Shoals City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$32 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Muscle Shoals City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,794
$10,775
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Muscle Shoals City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,978
$10,820
This chart display average spending per public school student in Muscle Shoals City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Muscle Shoals City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Mcbride Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2610
Grades: 3-5
| 650 students
Rank: #22.
Muscle Shoals High School
Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1900 E Avalon Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2682
Grades: 9-12
| 874 students
Rank: #33.
Muscle Shoals Middle School
Math: 70% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Trojan Dr
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2640
Grades: 6-8
| 675 students
714 Elmhurst St
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2620
Grades: 1-2
| 214 students
3201 Alabama Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2630
Grades: PK-K
| 264 students
Muscle Shoals Career Academy
Vocational School
321 Jim Holland Drive
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2660
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
200 Webster Ave
Muscle Shoals, AL 35661
(256) 389-2650
Grades: 1-2
| 198 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Students: 2,875 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 93% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46

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