Roanoke City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,558 students in Roanoke City 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 Roanoke City School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Roanoke City School District are Knight Enloe Elementary School, Handley High School and Handley Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Roanoke City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Roanoke City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
4 Schools
1,469 Schools
# Students
1,558 Students
738,868 Students
# Teachers
81 Teachers
41,980 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Roanoke City 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 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#108 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Roanoke City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Roanoke 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)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Roanoke 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
≥95%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Roanoke 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
0.52
0.59
# American Indian Students
3 Students
6,922 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
13 Students
10,742 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# Hispanic Students
19 Students
58,276 Students
% Hispanic Students
1%
8%
# Black Students
618 Students
242,243 Students
% Black Students
40%
33%
# White Students
894 Students
403,300 Students
% White Students
57%
55%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
833 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
10 Students
16,552 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
59
15,520
# Students in K Grade:
116
54,799
# Students in 1st Grade:
95
56,244
# Students in 2nd Grade:
117
55,387
# Students in 3rd Grade:
116
57,289
# Students in 4th Grade:
112
58,325
# Students in 5th Grade:
118
57,472
# Students in 6th Grade:
105
54,978
# Students in 7th Grade:
117
55,084
# Students in 8th Grade:
110
54,680
# Students in 9th Grade:
131
57,216
# Students in 10th Grade:
121
55,243
# Students in 11th Grade:
124
53,854
# Students in 12th Grade:
117
52,777
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $9,316 in this school district is less 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 $9,021 is less 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
$15 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Roanoke 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
$14 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Roanoke 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
$9,316
$10,775
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Roanoke 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
$9,021
$10,820
This chart display average spending per public school student in Roanoke 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 Roanoke City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Knight Enloe Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
430 Park Ave
Roanoke, AL 36274
(334) 863-2237
Grades: PK-3
| 503 students
Rank: #22.
Handley High School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Tiger Circle
Roanoke, AL 36274
(334) 863-6815
Grades: 9-12
| 493 students
Rank: #33.
Handley Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
251 Gilham Rd
Roanoke, AL 36274
(334) 863-4174
Grades: 4-8
| 562 students
Randolphroanoke Career Technology Center
Vocational School
960 Main Stsouth
Wedowee, AL 36278
(256) 357-2839
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Roanoke City
  • 557 Main St, Roanoke, AL, 36274
  • (800) 674-7890
  • roanokecityschools.org
  • Students: 1,558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥95% (Top 20% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.52

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