Top 5 Best Tallapoosa County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 4,815 students in Tallapoosa County, AL (there are 5 private schools, serving 222 private students). 96% of all K-12 students in Tallapoosa County, AL are educated in public schools (compared to the AL state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Tallapoosa County, AL are William L Radney Elementary School, Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School and Horseshoe Bend High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tallapoosa County, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 16% (versus the Alabama public school average of 22%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 45% statewide average). Schools in Tallapoosa County have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Tallapoosa County Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
William L Radney Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
140 Allison Drive
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8636
Grades: 5-6
| 456 students
Rank: #22.
Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School
(Math: 19% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
851 Laurel St
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8631
Grades: 3-4
| 437 students
Rank: #33.
Horseshoe Bend High School
(Math: 18% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
10684 Highway 22 E
Daviston, AL 36256
(256) 329-9110
Grades: PK-12
| 762 students
Rank: #44.
Alexander City Middle School
(Math: 12% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
359 State St
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8660
Grades: 7-8
| 459 students
Rank: #55.
Benjamin Russell High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
225 Heard Blvd
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8611
Grades: 9-12
| 787 students
Rank: #66.
Dadeville Elementary School
(Math: 13% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
670 E Columbus St
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-6811
Grades: PK-6
| 636 students
Rank: #77.
Dadeville High School
(Math: 7% | Reading: 23%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
227 Weldon St
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-7848
Grades: 6-12
| 490 students
Rank: n/an/a
Edward Bell Career Technical Center
Vocational School
251 Mlk Street
Camp Hill, AL 36850
(256) 896-0160
Grades: 9-12
| 0 students
Rank: n/an/a
1240 Scott Rd
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8625
Grades: PK-2
| 788 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Tallapoosa County, AL

Tallapoosa County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1375 Junior College Dr
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8641
Grades: 10-12
| n/a students
254 Leach Street
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-2846
Grades: 6-8
| 255 students
254 Leach St
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-1037
Grades: K
| n/a students
251 Martin Luther King St
Camp Hill, AL 36850
(256) 896-2865
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
225 Heard Blvd
Alexander City, AL 35010
(256) 234-8611
Grades: 11-12
| n/a students
254-a Leach Street
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-2848
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Tallapoosa County, AL?
The top ranked public schools in Tallapoosa County, AL include William L Radney Elementary School, Nathaniel H Stephens Elementary School and Horseshoe Bend High School.
How many public schools are located in Tallapoosa County, AL?
9 public schools are located in Tallapoosa County, AL.
What percentage of students in Tallapoosa County, AL go to public school?
96% of all K-12 students in Tallapoosa County, AL are educated in public schools (compared to the AL state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Tallapoosa County, AL?
Tallapoosa County, AL public schools minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Alabama public schools average of 47% (majority Black).

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