Top 5 Best Tuscumbia Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 9 public schools serving 2,577 students in Tuscumbia, AL (there are 1 private school, serving 275 private students). 90% of all K-12 students in Tuscumbia, AL are educated in public schools (compared to the AL state average of 90%).
The top ranked public schools in Tuscumbia, AL are New Bethel Elementary School, R E Thompson Intermediate School and Colbert Heights Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Tuscumbia, AL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Alabama public school average of 27%), and reading proficiency score of 44% (versus the 47% statewide average). Schools in Tuscumbia have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Alabama public schools.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 47% (majority Black).

Best Public Schools in Tuscumbia, AL (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
New Bethel Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
900 New Bethel Road
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 383-6471
Grades: PK-6
| 163 students
Rank: #22.
R E Thompson Intermediate School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
829 Frankfort Rd
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2930
Grades: 3-5
| 294 students
Rank: #33.
Colbert Heights Elementary School
(Math: 32% | Reading: 47%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1551 Sunset Dr
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 381-6132
Grades: PK-6
| 488 students
Rank: #44.
Deshler Middle School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
598 N High St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2920
Grades: 6-8
| 343 students
Rank: #55.
Colbert Heights High School
(Math: 14% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6825 Woodmont Dr
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 383-7875
Grades: 7-12
| 472 students
Rank: #66.
Deshler High School
(Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2910
Grades: 9-12
| 427 students
Rank: n/an/a
Deshler Alternative School
Alternative School
200 North Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2900
Grades: 4-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Deshler Career Technical Center
Vocational School
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2900
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
601 Joe Wheeler Hwy
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2940
Grades: PK-2
| 390 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Tuscumbia, Alabama

Tuscumbia, Alabama Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
T V Y S D F (Closed 2015)
Alternative School
2216 Missouri St
Tuscumbia, AL 35674
(256) 389-2900
Grades: 5-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Tuscumbia, AL?
The top ranked public schools in Tuscumbia, AL include New Bethel Elementary School, R E Thompson Intermediate School and Colbert Heights Elementary School.
How many public schools are located in Tuscumbia, AL?
9 public schools are located in Tuscumbia, AL.
What percentage of students in Tuscumbia, AL go to public school?
90% of all K-12 students in Tuscumbia, AL are educated in public schools (compared to the AL state average of 90%).
What is the racial composition of students in Tuscumbia, AL?
Tuscumbia, AL public schools minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public schools average of 47% (majority Black).

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