Tallapoosa County School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 2,767 students in Tallapoosa County School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Tallapoosa County School District have an average math proficiency score of 38% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 38% (versus the 45% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Tallapoosa County School District are Reeltown Elementary School, Horseshoe Bend High School and Dadeville High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Tallapoosa County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Tallapoosa County School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
6 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
2,767 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
159 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1

District Rank

Tallapoosa County 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 92% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#94 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tallapoosa County  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tallapoosa County  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)
38%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tallapoosa County  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
92%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tallapoosa County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.45
0.61
# American Indian Students
7 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
52 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
9%
# Black Students
750 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
27%
32%
# White Students
1,921 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
70%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
7 Students
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
28 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
86
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
220
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
195
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
204
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
229
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
191
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
190
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
198
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
223
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
220
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
200
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
222
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
210
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
179
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,551 is higher than the state median of $11,215. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,619 is less than the state median of $11,262. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (AL)
Total Revenue
$32 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tallapoosa County  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$29 MM
$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Tallapoosa County  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,551
$11,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tallapoosa County  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
$10,619
$11,262
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tallapoosa County  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 Tallapoosa County School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Reeltown Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4085 Al Hwy 120
Notasulga, AL 36866
(334) 257-3784
Grades: PK-6
| 464 students
Rank: #22.
Horseshoe Bend High School
Math: 41% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
10684 Highway 22 E
Daviston, AL 36256
(256) 329-9110
Grades: PK-12
| 783 students
Rank: #33.
Dadeville High School
Math: 36% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
227 Weldon St
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-7848
Grades: 7-12
| 483 students
Rank: #44.
Reeltown High School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4090 Al Highway 120
Notasulga, AL 36866
(334) 257-1670
Grades: 7-12
| 415 students
Rank: #55.
Dadeville Elementary School
Math: 25% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
670 E Columbus St
Dadeville, AL 36853
(256) 825-6811
Grades: PK-6
| 622 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
| n/a students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Tallapoosa County
  • 679 East Columbus Street, Dadeville, AL, 36853-1371
  • (256) 825-0746
  • tallapoosak12.org
  • Students: 2,767 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 31%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 38% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45

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