Top 10 Best Alabama Special Education Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 23 special education public schools serving 1,271 students in Alabama.
The top ranked special education public schools in Alabama are Decatur High Developmental, Cullman Child Development Center and Sw Alabama Regional School Deafblind. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Alabama special education public schools have an average math proficiency score of 14% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 45% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Best Alabama Special Education Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Decatur High Developmental
Special Education School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1011a Prospect Dr Se
Decatur, AL 35601
(256) 552-3008
Grades: 9-12
| 36 students
Rank: #22.
Cullman Child Development Center
Special Education School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
17600 Us Highway 31 N
Cullman, AL 35058
(256) 739-0486
Grades: PK-12
| 198 students
Rank: #33.
Sw Alabama Regional School Deafblind
Special Education School
Math: 21-39% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3980 Burma Road
Mobile, AL 36693
(251) 221-5454
Grades: PK-5
| 45 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Linda Nolen Learning Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2280 Highwy 35
Pelham, AL 35124
(205) 682-5800
Grades: PK-12
| 49 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Sprayberry Education Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2300 26th Avenue
Northport, AL 35476
(205) 342-2660
Grades: PK-12
| 89 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Childrens Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
310 N Madison Terrace
Montgomery, AL 36107
(334) 262-4850
Grades: PK-12
| 92 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
William E Burkett Multihandicapped Center
Special Education School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
8601 Old Highway 31
Morris, AL 35116
(205) 379-2800
Grades: K-12
| 92 students
Rank: #88.
Augusta Evans School
Special Education School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
6301 Biloxi Ave
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 221-5400
Grades: PK-12
| 270 students
Adolescent Day Treatment
Special Education School
2015 Park Place N
Birmingham, AL 35202
(205) 231-4633
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Blount County Learning Center
Special Education School
189 Horton Ln
Cleveland, AL 35049
(205) 274-0503
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Dekalb Annex School
Special Education School
409 E Main St
Rainsville, AL 35986
(256) 638-4131
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Engle Day Treatment
Special Education School
2015 Park Place N
Birmingham, AL 35202
(205) 231-4776
Grades: 1-7
| n/a students
Etowah County Special Education Learning Center
Special Education School
209a Grand Ave W
Rainbow City, AL 35906
(256) 442-1050
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Goodwill Easter Seal Center Special Child
Special Education School
10 Westminster Way
Mobile, AL 36608
(251) 342-3122
Grades: PK
| 17 students
Homebound Elementary School
Special Education School
2015 Park Place
Birmingham, AL 35202
(205) 231-4777
Grades: K-6
| 4 students
Homebound High School
Special Education School
2015 Park Place N
Birmingham, AL 35202
(205) 231-4777
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
Just 4 Development Laboratory
Special Education School
2263 St Stephens Rd
Mobile, AL 36617
(251) 221-1450
Grades: PK
| 301 students
Lawrence County Developmental
Special Education School
55 County Road 370
Trinity, AL 35673
(256) 905-2430
Grades: 9-12
| 10 students
Louise M Smith Development Center
Special Education School
298 Jay Street
Prattville, AL 36068
(334) 365-4054
Grades: 12
| n/a students
Mental Health Center
Special Education School
4040 Memorial Pkwy S W
Huntsville, AL 35802
(256) 533-1970
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Mobile Mental Health Center
Special Education School
5800 Southland Drive
Mobile, AL 36693
(251) 661-0153
Grades: K-12
| 46 students
Oak Hill School
Special Education School
3834 21st Street
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
(205) 759-3629
Grades: 6-12
| 22 students
Spain Rehab
Special Education School
1717 6th Ave S
Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 943-4169
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

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