Top 10 Best Selma Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 5,364 students in Selma, AL. Selma has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Selma, AL are Meadowview Elementary School, Valley Grande Elementary School and Payne Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Selma, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 28% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Selma have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Selma, AL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Meadowview Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1816 Orrville Rd
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1655
Grades: K-5
| 282 students
Rank: #22.
Valley Grande Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2765 Dallas County Road 81
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 872-7661
Grades: PK-6
| 501 students
Rank: #33.
Payne Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1529 N Franklin St
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-1660
Grades: PK-5
| 228 students
Rank: #44.
William R Martin Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2863 County Road 81
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 872-6417
Grades: 7-8
| 271 students
Rank: #55.
Cedar Park Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1101 Woodrow Ave
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1625
Grades: PK-5
| 161 students
Rank: #66.
Bruce K Craig Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Building 108 Craig Ind Park
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 875-7937
Grades: 3-5
| 275 students
Rank: #77.
Edgewood Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
709 Highland Ave
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1640
Grades: K-5
| 304 students
Rank: #88.
School Of Discovery Genesis Center
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
400 Washington St
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-1670
Grades: 6
| 240 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Brantley Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5585 Water Ave
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-8185
Grades: PK-6
| 226 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Sophia P Kingston Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2224 Selma Ave
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-1635
Grades: K-5
| 142 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Clark Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
405 Lawrence St
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-1630
Grades: PK-5
| 351 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Knox Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1002 Mabry St
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1650
Grades: K-5
| 181 students
Rank: #1313.
Rbhudson Middle School
Math: 12% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 Summerfield Rd
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1675
Grades: 7-8
| 436 students
Rank: #1414.
Tipton Durant Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2500 Tipton St
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 872-8080
Grades: 6-8
| 212 students
Rank: #1515.
Selma High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2180 Broad St
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1683
Grades: 9-12
| 819 students
Rank: #1616.
Southside High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
7975 Us Highway 80 E
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 872-0518
Grades: 9-12
| 349 students
625 Lapsley St
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 874-1620
Grades: PK
| 153 students
Dallas County Career Technical Center
Vocational School
1306 Roosevelt Ave
Selma, AL 36701
(334) 872-8031
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
Phoenix School
Alternative School
501 Plant St
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-1718
Grades: 4-11
| n/a students
3104 Old Montgomery Hwy
Selma, AL 36703
(334) 874-9566
Grades: K-2
| 233 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Selma, Alabama

Selma, Alabama Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1002 Selfield Rd.
Selma, AL 36702
(256) 773-5400
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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