Tuscaloosa County School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 35 public schools serving 18,635 students in Tuscaloosa County School District. Tuscaloosa County School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
The top ranked public schools in Tuscaloosa County School District are Lake View Elementary School, Huntington Place Elementary School and Big Sandy Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Tuscaloosa County School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public schools in Alabama.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameTuscaloosa County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tcss.net
School District Phone Number(205) 758-0411
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools35 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students18,635 Students741,625 Students
# of Teachers1,003 Teachers42,126 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

Tuscaloosa County School District, which is ranked within the top 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 87% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#64 out of 138 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tuscaloosa County  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tuscaloosa 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tuscaloosa 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
87%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tuscaloosa County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.550.59
# of American Indian Students63 Students6,931 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students141 Students10,768 Students
% Asian Students
1%
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,484 Students58,754 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
8%
# of Black Students5,356 Students243,480 Students
% Black Students
29%
33%
# of White Students11,318 Students404,232 Students
% White Students
61%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students24 Students838 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students249 Students16,622 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:39915,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,41954,877
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,45556,316
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,51755,468
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,56157,386
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,40058,396
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,47957,777
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,37255,707
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,39255,595
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,37155,219
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,39957,297
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,38055,313
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,24653,914
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,24552,840
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,699 in this school district is less 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 $10,020 is less 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$181 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tuscaloosa County  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$187 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Tuscaloosa County  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$9,699$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tuscaloosa County  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$10,020$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tuscaloosa County  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.

Tuscaloosa County School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Lake View Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    21610 Youngblood Parkway
    Mc Calla, AL 35111
    (205) 342-2951

    Grades: PK-5 | 666 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Huntington Place Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11601 Huntington Pl
    Northport, AL 35475
    (205) 342-2652

    Grades: K-5 | 565 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Big Sandy Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11950 Upper Hull Road
    Moundville, AL 35474
    (205) 342-2840

    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Westwood Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    11629 Westwood School Rd
    Coker, AL 35452
    (205) 342-2666

    Grades: PK-5 | 322 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Faucettvestavia Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1150 Vestavia Circle
    Northport, AL 35473
    (205) 342-2646

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Walker Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    13051 Northside Rd
    Northport, AL 35475
    (205) 342-2664

    Grades: PK-5 | 693 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Buhl Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    11968 Buhl School Rd
    Buhl, AL 35446
    (205) 342-2640

    Grades: PK-5 | 242 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Echols Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    2701 Echols Ave
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2884

    Grades: 6-8 | 729 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Northside Middle School Math: 59% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    19130 Northside Parkway
    Northport, AL 35475
    (205) 342-2740

    Grades: 6-8 | 346 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Northside High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    19230 Northside Parkway
    Northport, AL 35475
    (205) 342-2755

    Grades: 9-12 | 469 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Englewood Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    10300 Old Greensboro Rd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 342-2644

    Grades: 3-5 | 549 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Myrtlewood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    14701 Gainsville Rd
    Fosters, AL 35463
    (205) 342-2658

    Grades: PK-5 | 300 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Sipsey Valley Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    15815 Romulus Rd
    Buhl, AL 35446
    (205) 342-2870

    Grades: 6-8 | 371 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Tuscaloosa County High School Math: 50% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12500 Wildcat Dr
    Northport, AL 35475
    (205) 342-2670

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,518 student
  • Rank: #1515.
    Maxwell Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11370 Monticello Dr
    Duncanville, AL 35456
    (205) 342-2656

    Grades: K-5 | 531 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Hillcrest High School Math: 45% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    300 Patriot Pkwy
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 342-2800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,371 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    Duncanville Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    11205 Eagle Parkway
    Duncanville, AL 35456
    (205) 342-2830

    Grades: 6-8 | 438 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Brookwood High School Math: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    12250 George Richmond Parkway
    Brookwood, AL 35444
    (205) 342-2777

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,000 student
  • Rank: #1919.
    Sipsey Valley High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    15815 Romulus Rd
    Buhl, AL 35446
    (205) 342-2850

    Grades: 9-12 | 503 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Brookwood Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17021 Brookwood Parkway
    Vance, AL 35490
    (205) 342-2748

    Grades: 6-8 | 812 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Brookwood Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    16049 Highway 216
    Brookwood, AL 35444
    (205) 342-2668

    Grades: PK-5 | 594 students
  • Rank: #21-2221.- 22.
    Vance Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    18202 Hwy 11 N
    Vance, AL 35490
    (205) 342-2697

    Grades: PK-5 | 512 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Hillcrest Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    401 Hillcrest School Rd
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 342-2820

    Grades: 6-8 | 540 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Flatwoods Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3800 66th Ave
    Northport, AL 35473
    (205) 342-2648

    Grades: PK-5 | 468 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Cottondale Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2301 Cottondale Ln
    Cottondale, AL 35453
    (205) 342-2642

    Grades: PK-5 | 362 students
  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Crestmont Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2400 34th Ave
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2695

    Grades: PK-5 | 350 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Collinsriverside Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1400 3rd St
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2680

    Grades: 6-8 | 545 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Holt High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3801 Alabama Ave Ne
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 342-2768

    Grades: 9-12 | 388 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Davisemerson Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1500 Bulldog Blvd
    Cottondale, AL 35453
    (205) 342-2750

    Grades: 6-8 | 350 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    Holt Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 Crescent Ridge Road
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
    (205) 342-2650

    Grades: PK-5 | 543 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Sprayberry Education Center Special Education School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2300 26th Avenue
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2660

    Grades: PK-12 | 89 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Matthews Elementary School Math: 20% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1225 Rice Mine Road
    Northport, AL 35476
    (205) 342-2654

    Grades: K-5 | 493 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.13695 Frankie Thomas Trace
    Northport, AL 35475
    (205) 342-2862

    Grades: PK-2 | 600 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.350 Bobby Miller Pkwy
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 342-2939

    Grades: PK-2 | 584 students
  • Rank: #33-3533.- 35.
    Tuscaloosa County Juvenile Detention Center Alternative School
    5941 12th Ave East
    Tuscaloosa, AL 35405
    (205) 349-3131

    Grades: 7-12 | n/a student
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