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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 45 public schools in Shelby County, AL, serving 33,873 students.
  • Shelby County, AL public school have an average math proficiency score of 59% (versus the Alabama public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (versus the 39% statewide average). Schools in Shelby County have an average ranking in the top 1% of Alabama public schools.
  • The top ranked public schools in Shelby County, AL are Mt Laurel Elementary School, Greystone Elementary School and Oak Mountain Intermediate School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Top Shelby County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Berry Middle School Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank: Top 5%
    4500 Jaguar Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)439-2000

    Grades: 6-8 | 1179 students
  • Calera Elementary School
    855 10th St
    Calera, AL 35040
    (205)682-6120

    Grades: K-2 | 682 students
  • Calera High School Math: 15% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    100 Calera Eagle Drive
    Calera, AL 35040
    (205)682-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 865 students
  • Calera Intermediate School Math: 55% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 30%
    8454 Highway 31 South
    Calera, AL 35040
    (205)682-6500

    Grades: 3-5 | 784 students
  • Calera Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    9178 Highway 22
    Montevallo, AL 35115
    (205)682-6140

    Grades: 6-8 | 694 students
  • Chelsea High School Math: 25% | Reading: 44%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10510 Highway 11
    Chelsea, AL 35043
    (205)682-7200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1235 students
  • Chelsea Middle School Math: 67% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2321 Highway 39
    Chelsea, AL 35043
    (205)682-7210

    Grades: 6-8 | 1063 students
  • Chelsea Park Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 10%
    9000 Chelsea Park Trail
    Chelsea, AL 35043
    (205)682-6700

    Grades: K-5 | 818 students
  • Columbiana Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Top 50%
    222 Joinertown Road
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205)682-6610

    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
  • Creek View Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 20%
    8568 Highway 17
    Alabaster, AL 35114
    (205)685-6100

    Grades: PK-3 | 856 students
  • Elvin Hill Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    201 Washington St
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205)682-6620

    Grades: K-5 | 505 students
  • Forest Oaks Elementary School Math: 71% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1000 Hornet Parkway
    Chelsea, AL 35043
    (205)682-7220

    Grades: K-5 | 741 students
  • Greystone Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 67%
    Rank: Top 5%
    300 Village Street
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)439-3200

    Grades: K-5 | 510 students
  • Helena Elementary School
    187 Third St
    Helena, AL 35080
    (205)682-5540

    Grades: K-2 | 826 students
  • Helena High School Math: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1310 Hillsboro Parkway
    Helena, AL 35080
    (205)682-3650

    Grades: 9-12 | 1281 students
  • Helena Intermediate School Math: 69% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 10%
    3500 Hwy 52
    Helena, AL 35080
    (205)682-5520

    Grades: 3-5 | 976 students
  • Helena Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1299 Hillsboro Parkway
    Helena, AL 35080
    (205)682-5300

    Grades: 6-8 | 1009 students
  • Inverness Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 10%
    5251 Valleydale Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)682-5240

    Grades: PK-3 | 605 students
  • Linda Nolen Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2280 Highwy 35
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205)682-5800

    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
  • Meadow View Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 48%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2800 Smokey Rd
    Alabaster, AL 35007
    (205)685-4300

    Grades: PK-3 | 852 students
  • Montevallo Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Top 30%
    171 Jeter Cir
    Montevallo, AL 35115
    (205)682-6420

    Grades: K-5 | 705 students
  • Montevallo High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    980 Oak St
    Montevallo, AL 35115
    (205)682-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 415 students
  • Montevallo Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 30%
    235 Samford St
    Montevallo, AL 35115
    (205)682-6410

    Grades: 6-8 | 329 students
  • Mt Laurel Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 68%
    Rank: Top 5%
    1 Jefferson Place
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)682-7230

    Grades: K-5 | 621 students
  • New Direction Alternative School
    701 Hwy 70
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205)682-5910

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Oak Mountain Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank: Top 5%
    5640 Cahaba Valley Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)682-5230

    Grades: PK-3 | 729 students
  • Oak Mountain High School Math: 49% | Reading: 62%
    Rank: Top 20%
    5476 Caldwell Mill Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)682-5200

    Grades: 9-12 | 1572 students
  • Oak Mountain Intermediate School Math: 76% | Reading: 65%
    Rank: Top 5%
    5486 Caldwell Mill Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)682-5220

    Grades: 4-5 | 711 students
  • Oak Mountain Middle School Math: 74% | Reading: 61%
    Rank: Top 10%
    5650 Cahaba Valley Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)682-5210

    Grades: 6-8 | 1093 students
  • Pelham High School Math: 20% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2500 Panther Cir
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205)624-3701

    Grades: 9-12 | 945 students
  • Pelham Oaks Math: 58% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2200 Highway 33
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205)624-3703

    Grades: K-5 | 613 students
  • Pelham Park Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 47%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2016 Pelham Park Boulevard
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205)624-3702

    Grades: 6-8 | 757 students
  • Pelham Ridge Math: 61% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 30%
    251 Applegate Parkway
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205)624-3704

    Grades: K-5 | 891 students
  • Riverchase Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 10%
    1950 Old Montgomery Highway
    Birmingham, AL 35244
    (205)439-3400

    Grades: K-5 | 697 students
  • Shelby County College And Career Center Vocational School
    701 Highway 70
    Columbiana, AL 35051
    (205)682-6650

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Show 10 more public schools in Shelby County, AL (out of 45 total schools)
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