Talladega City School District

501 South Street East
Talladega , AL 35160 - 2532
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 1,840 students in Talladega City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Talladega City School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Talladega City School District are Raymond L Young Elementary School, C L Salter Elementary School and Evelyn D Houston Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Talladega City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
7 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
1,840 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
107 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Talladega City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 139 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#118 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Talladega City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Talladega City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Talladega City  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Talladega City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.47
0.61
# American Indian Students
1 Student
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
66 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
9%
# Black Students
1,253 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
68%
32%
# White Students
488 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
27%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
26 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
67
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
146
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
140
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
153
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
155
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
152
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
141
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
125
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
149
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
136
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
116
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
129
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
122
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
109
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,735 is higher than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,692 is higher than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$22 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Talladega City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$23 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Talladega City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,735
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Talladega City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,692
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Talladega City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Talladega City School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Raymond L Young Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
200 E Damon Ave
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5888
Grades: PK-6
| 209 students
Rank: #22.
C L Salter Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
106 Brecon Access Rd
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5822
Grades: PK-6
| 227 students
Rank: #33.
Evelyn D Houston Elementary School
Math: 29% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1310 Ashland Hwy
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5808
Grades: PK-6
| 432 students
Rank: #44.
Graham Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
403 Cedar St
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5777
Grades: PK-6
| 211 students
Rank: #55.
Zora Ellis Junior High School
Math: 18% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
414 Elm St
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5700
Grades: 7-8
| 285 students
Rank: #66.
Talladega High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1177 Mcmillan Street East
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5656
Grades: 9-12
| 476 students
Rank: n/an/a
Talladega Career Technical Center
Vocational School
110 Piccadilly Cir
Talladega, AL 35160
(256) 315-5676
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 7
  • Enrollment: 1,840 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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