Tuscaloosa City School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 21 public schools managed by Tuscaloosa City School District serving 9,965 students in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the state average of 18:1.

Tuscaloosa City School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Tuscaloosa Alberta Elementary School
    2500 University Blvd E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)759-3564

    Grades: PK-8 | 546 students
  • Tuscaloosa Arcadia Elementary School
    3740 Arcadia Dr
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)759-3567

    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
  • Tuscaloosa Central High School
    905 15th Street
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205)759-3720

    Grades: 9-12 | 738 students
  • Tuscaloosa Central Primary School
    1510 Dinah Washington Ave
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205)759-3570

    Grades: PK-5 | 298 students
  • Cottondale Eastwood Middle School
    6314 Mary Harmon Bryant Drive
    Cottondale, AL 35453
    (205)759-3613

    Grades: 6-8 | 783 students
  • Tuscaloosa Martin L King Junior Elementary School
    2430 Martin L King Jr Blvd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205)759-3619

    Grades: PK-5 | 508 students
  • Tuscaloosa Northington Elementary School
    1300 21st St E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)759-3622

    Grades: PK-5 | 434 students
  • Tuscaloosa Northridge High School
    2901 Northridge Rd.
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-3590

    Grades: 9-12 | 1016 students
  • Tuscaloosa Oak Hill School Special Education School
    3834 21st Street
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205)759-3629

    Grades: 6-12 | 22 students
  • Tuscaloosa Oakdale Primary School
    5001 25th Street
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205)759-3626

    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
  • Cottondale Paul W Bryant High School
    6315 Mary Harmon Bryant Drive
    Cottondale, AL 35453
    (205)759-3538

    Grades: 9-12 | 1122 students
  • Tuscaloosa Rock Quarry Elementary School
    2000 Rock Quarry Dr
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-8347

    Grades: K-5 | 531 students
  • Tuscaloosa Rock Quary Middle School
    2100 Rock Quarry Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-3700

    Grades: 6-8 | 525 students
  • Tuscaloosa Skyland Elementary School
    2605 Southview Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205)759-3638

    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
  • Tuscaloosa Southview Elementary School
    2601 Southview Drive
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)759-3655

    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
  • Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Center Technical Vocational School
    2800 Martin Luther King Jr. Bo
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205)759-3648

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Tuscaloosa Tuscaloosa Magnet School - Middle School
    315 Mcfarland Blvd E
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205)759-3653

    Grades: 6-8 | 167 students
  • Tuscaloosa Univ Place Elementary School
    2000 First Avenue
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205)759-3664

    Grades: PK-5 | 411 students
  • Tuscaloosa Verner Elementary School
    2701 Northridge Rd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35406
    (205)759-3667

    Grades: PK-5 | 554 students
  • Tuscaloosa Westlawn Middle School
    1715 Martin L King Jr Blvd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
    (205)759-3673

    Grades: 6-8 | 376 students
  • Tuscaloosa Woodland Forrest Elementary School
    6001 E Hargrove Rd E.
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205)759-3675

    Grades: PK-5 | 481 students

Overview

School District NameTuscaloosa City School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students9,965 students
# of Teachers614 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students5,068 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students4,897 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.46
# of American Indian Students26 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students185 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students411 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students7,029 students
% Black Students
71%
# of White Students2,226 students
% White Students
22%
# of Hawaiian Students13 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students75 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:473
# of Students in Kindergarten:814
# of Students in 1st Grade:772
# of Students in 2nd Grade:785
# of Students in 3rd Grade:749
# of Students in 4th Grade:784
# of Students in 5th Grade:713
# of Students in 6th Grade:696
# of Students in 7th Grade:616
# of Students in 8th Grade:666
# of Students in 9th Grade:797
# of Students in 10th Grade:689
# of Students in 11th Grade:729
# of Students in 12th Grade:682
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Tuscaloosa City School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 71% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tuscaloosa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tuscaloosa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tuscaloosa City School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,326 is higher than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,549 is less than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$145 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tuscaloosa City School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$107 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Tuscaloosa City School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$14,326$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tuscaloosa City School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,549$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tuscaloosa City School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Tuscaloosa City School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Arcadia Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.