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For the 2021 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 Sw Alabama Regional School Deafblind, Linda Nolen Learning Center and Sprayberry Education Center. 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 12% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 13% (versus the 46% 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).

Top Alabama Special Education Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Sw Alabama Regional School Deafblind Special Education School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3980 Burma Road
    Mobile, AL 36693
    (251) 221-5454

    Grades: PK-5 | 45 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Linda Nolen Learning Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2280 Highwy 35
    Pelham, AL 35124
    (205) 682-5800

    Grades: PK-12 | 49 students
  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    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: #44.
    Cullman Child Development Center Special Education School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17600 Us Highway 31 N
    Cullman, AL 35058
    (256) 739-0486

    Grades: PK-12 | 198 students
  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    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: #5-65.-6.
    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: #77.
    Augusta Evans School Special Education School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6301 Biloxi Ave
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 221-5400

    Grades: PK-12 | 270 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Adolescent Day Treatment Special Education School
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4633

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Blount County Learning Center Special Education School
    189 Horton Ln
    Cleveland, AL 35049
    (205) 274-0503

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Decatur High Developmental Special Education School
    1011a Prospect Dr Se
    Decatur, AL 35601
    (256) 552-3008

    Grades: 9-12 | 36 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Dekalb Annex School Special Education School
    409 E Main St
    Rainsville, AL 35986
    (256) 638-4131

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Engle Day Treatment Special Education School
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4776

    Grades: 1-7 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    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 student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Goodwill Easter Seal Center Special Child Special Education School
    10 Westminster Way
    Mobile, AL 36608
    (251) 342-3122

    Grades: PK | 17 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Homebound Elementary School Special Education School
    2015 Park Place
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4777

    Grades: K-6 | 4 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Homebound High School Special Education School
    2015 Park Place N
    Birmingham, AL 35202
    (205) 231-4777

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Just 4 Development Laboratory Special Education School
    2263 St Stephens Rd
    Mobile, AL 36617
    (251) 221-1450

    Grades: PK | 301 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Lawrence County Developmental Special Education School
    55 County Road 370
    Trinity, AL 35673
    (256) 905-2430

    Grades: 9-12 | 10 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Louise M Smith Development Center Special Education School
    298 Jay Street
    Prattville, AL 36068
    (334) 365-4054

    Grades: 12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Mental Health Center Special Education School
    4040 Memorial Pkwy S W
    Huntsville, AL 35802
    (256) 533-1970

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Mobile Mental Health Center Special Education School
    5800 Southland Drive
    Mobile, AL 36693
    (251) 661-0153

    Grades: K-12 | 46 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Oak Hill School Special Education School
    3834 21st Street
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205) 759-3629

    Grades: 6-12 | 22 students
  • Rank: #8-238.- 23.
    Spain Rehab Special Education School
    1717 6th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205) 943-4169

    Grades: K-12 | n/a student
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