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For the 2021 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 25% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 46% 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).

Top Selma, AL Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Meadowview Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    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: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 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: 20-24%
    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: 35% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2863 County Road 81
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 872-6417

    Grades: 7-8 | 271 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2224 Selma Ave
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1635

    Grades: K-5 | 142 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Knox Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1002 Mabry St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1650

    Grades: K-5 | 181 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Brantley Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    5585 Water Ave
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-8185

    Grades: PK-6 | 226 students
  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Edgewood Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    709 Highland Ave
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1640

    Grades: K-5 | 304 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Cedar Park Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1101 Woodrow Ave
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1625

    Grades: PK-5 | 161 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Bruce K Craig Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Building 108 Craig Ind Park
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 875-7937

    Grades: 3-5 | 275 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    School Of Discovery Genesis Center Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    400 Washington St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1670

    Grades: 6 | 240 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Clark Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    405 Lawrence St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1630

    Grades: PK-5 | 351 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Rbhudson Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 18%
    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: 14% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2500 Tipton St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 872-8080

    Grades: 6-8 | 212 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Southside High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7975 Us Highway 80 E
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 872-0518

    Grades: 9-12 | 349 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    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: #17-2017.- 20.625 Lapsley St
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 874-1620

    Grades: PK | 153 students
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.
    Dallas County Career Technical Center Vocational School
    1306 Roosevelt Ave
    Selma, AL 36701
    (334) 872-8031

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.
    Phoenix School Alternative School
    501 Plant St
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-1718

    Grades: 4-11 | n/a student
  • Rank: #17-2017.- 20.3104 Old Montgomery Hwy
    Selma, AL 36703
    (334) 874-9566

    Grades: K-2 | 233 students
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