Tarrant City School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,185 students in Tarrant City School District. Tarrant City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Tarrant City School District are Tarrant Intermediate School, Tarrant High School and Tarrant Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Tarrant City School District have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 18% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameTarrant City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tarrant.k12.al.us
School District Phone Number(205) 849-3700
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools3 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students1,185 Students741,625 Students
# of Teachers62 Teachers42,126 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

Tarrant City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 138 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 75-79% has increased from 65-69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#131 out of 138 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tarrant City  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tarrant 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tarrant 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75-79%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tarrant City  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.530.59
# of American Indian Students24 Students6,931 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# of Asian Students5 Students10,768 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students341 Students58,754 Students
% Hispanic Students
29%
8%
# of Black Students742 Students243,480 Students
% Black Students
63%
33%
# of White Students49 Students404,232 Students
% White Students
4%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students838 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students20 Students16,622 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2715,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:10054,877
# of Students in 1st Grade:10756,316
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10155,468
# of Students in 3rd Grade:9357,386
# of Students in 4th Grade:11058,396
# of Students in 5th Grade:9057,777
# of Students in 6th Grade:8555,707
# of Students in 7th Grade:8855,595
# of Students in 8th Grade:7555,219
# of Students in 9th Grade:10357,297
# of Students in 10th Grade:7855,313
# of Students in 11th Grade:6553,914
# of Students in 12th Grade:6352,840
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,732 is higher than the state median of $10,763. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,159 is higher than the state median of $10,762. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$14 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tarrant City  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$13 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Tarrant City  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,732$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tarrant City  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,159$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tarrant City  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Tarrant City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Tarrant Intermediate School Math: 20% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1 Wildcat Drive
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205) 849-0168

    Grades: 3-6 | 378 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Tarrant High School Math: 14% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    91 Black Creek Road
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205) 849-0172

    Grades: 7-12 | 472 students
  • Rank: #33.1269 Portland St
    Birmingham, AL 35217
    (205) 841-7541

    Grades: PK-2 | 335 students
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