Top 10 Best Russell County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 19 public schools serving 10,049 students in Russell County, AL. Russell County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Russell County, AL are Lakewood Elementary School, Sherwood Elementary School and Ladonia Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Russell County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 46% (versus the Alabama public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Russell County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Russell County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lakewood Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 71% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
24 Explorer Drive
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 732-1173
Grades: 3-5
| 512 students
Rank: #22.
Sherwood Elementary School
Math: 64% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
706 Idle Hour Dr
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-7097
Grades: PK-5
| 603 students
Rank: #33.
Ladonia Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9 Woodland Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
(706) 321-2232
Grades: PK-5
| 442 students
Rank: #44.
Dixie Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4914 Us Highway 80 W
Phenix City, AL 36868
(706) 321-2228
Grades: PK-5
| 238 students
Rank: #55.
Oliver Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
77 Longview Street
Phenix City, AL 36868
(706) 321-2241
Grades: PK-5
| 397 students
Rank: #66.
Mount Olive Intermediate School
Math: 44% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
456 State Highway 165
Phenix City, AL 36868
(706) 321-2235
Grades: 3-5
| 365 students
Rank: #77.
Ridgecrest Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1806 8th Pl So
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 298-3004
Grades: PK-5
| 765 students
Rank: #88.
Meadowlane Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
709 Meadowlane Dr
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 298-2568
Grades: K-5
| 207 students
Rank: #99.
South Girard School
Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
521 Fontaine Rd
Phenix City, AL 36869
(334) 298-2527
Grades: 8
| 437 students
Rank: #1010.
Russell County Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
4716 Old Seale Highway
Phenix City, AL 36868
(706) 321-2261
Grades: 6-8
| 760 students
Rank: #1111.
Russell County High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4699 Old Seale Highway
Phenix City, AL 36868
(706) 321-2246
Grades: 9-12
| 956 students
Rank: #1212.
Central High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2400 Dobbs Dr
Phenix City, AL 36870
(334) 298-3626
Grades: 9-12
| 1,285 students
Rank: #1313.
Phenix City Intermediate School
Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2401 S Railroad St
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-8744
Grades: 6-7
| 1,055 students
Rank: #1414.
Westview Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1012 Ingersoll Dr
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-4507
Grades: PK-5
| 531 students
Rank: #1515.
Phenix City Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2307 South Railroad Street
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 732-1160
Grades: K-5
| 711 students
Alternative Learning Center
Alternative School
91 Poorhouse Rd
Seale, AL 36875
(706) 321-2261
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students
2800 Dobbs Drive
Phenix City, AL 36870
(334) 448-8780
Grades: 9
| 440 students
Mt Olive Primary School
(2)
454 State Highway 165
Phenix City, AL 36868
(706) 321-2238
Grades: K-2
| 345 students
Success Academy
Alternative School
1700 17th Avenue
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-9876
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Russell County, AL

Russell County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
P O Box 400
Phenix City, AL 36868
(334) 855-0500
Grades: PK-12
| 16 students
1014 Ingersoll Drive
Phenix City, AL 36867
(334) 298-1418
Grades: PK
| n/a students
P O Box 400
Phenix City, AL 36868
(334) 855-3528
Grades: K-5
| 74 students
P O Box 400
Phenix City, AL 36868
(334) 855-4378
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
733 Railroad St
Hurtsboro, AL 36860
(334) 667-7471
Grades: K-6
| n/a students

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