Tarrant City School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 1,227 students in Tarrant City School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Public Schools in Tarrant City School District have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 19% (versus the 45% statewide average).
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. Tarrant City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Tarrant City School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Alabama for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Tarrant City School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (AL)
# Schools
3 Schools
1,552 Schools
# Students
1,227 Students
731,765 Students
# Teachers
75 Teachers
42,338 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
16:1

District Rank

Tarrant 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 75-79% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (AL)
Overall District Rank
#135 out of 139 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tarrant City  School District, with the latest 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
45%
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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
75-79%
91%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tarrant 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
0.58
0.61
# American Indian Students
30 Students
6,802 Students
% American Indian Students
3%
1%
# Asian Students
2 Students
10,976 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# Hispanic Students
456 Students
68,594 Students
% Hispanic Students
37%
9%
# Black Students
653 Students
235,870 Students
% Black Students
53%
32%
# White Students
46 Students
389,026 Students
% White Students
4%
53%
# Hawaiian Students
26 Students
915 Students
% Hawaiian Students
2%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
14 Students
19,582 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
25
18,409
# Students in K Grade:
91
53,003
# Students in 1st Grade:
89
54,852
# Students in 2nd Grade:
90
53,708
# Students in 3rd Grade:
110
53,520
# Students in 4th Grade:
104
53,607
# Students in 5th Grade:
99
54,664
# Students in 6th Grade:
101
57,108
# Students in 7th Grade:
111
58,734
# Students in 8th Grade:
90
57,965
# Students in 9th Grade:
87
57,772
# Students in 10th Grade:
90
55,659
# Students in 11th Grade:
75
52,297
# Students in 12th Grade:
65
50,467
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,711 in this school district is less 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 $10,949 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
$13 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 2018-19 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 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$10,711
$11,215
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 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,949
$11,262
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 2018-19 school year data.

Best Tarrant City School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Tarrant Intermediate School
Math: 21% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1 Wildcat Drive
Birmingham, AL 35217
(205) 849-0168
Grades: 3-6
| 414 students
Rank: #22.
Tarrant High School
Math: 11% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
91 Black Creek Road
Birmingham, AL 35217
(205) 849-0172
Grades: 7-12
| 518 students
Rank: n/an/a
1269 Portland St
Birmingham, AL 35217
(205) 841-7541
Grades: PK-2
| 295 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Tarrant City
  • 1318 Alabama St, Tarrant, AL, 35217-3035
  • (205) 849-3700
  • tarrant.k12.al.us
  • Students: 1,227 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 75-79% (Btm 50% in AL)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.58

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