Tuscumbia City School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools in Tuscumbia City School District, serving 1,480 students. Tuscumbia City School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Alabama.
Public schools in Tuscumbia City School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Alabama public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 51% (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.
The top ranked public schools in Tuscumbia City School District are R E Thompson Intermediate School, Deshler Middle School and Deshler High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is less than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameTuscumbia City School District
School District Websitehttp://www.tuscumbia.k12.al.us
School District Phone Number(256) 389-2900
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools6 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students1,480 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers90 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1

District Comparison

Tuscumbia City 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 85-89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#80 out of 138 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Tuscumbia City  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tuscumbia 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)
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tuscumbia 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
85-89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Tuscumbia 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
0.440.59
# of American Indian Studentsn/a6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students5 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students24 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# of Black Students413 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
28%
33%
# of White Students1,028 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
69%
55%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students10 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:915,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:11054,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:11056,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:10755,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:11257,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:12058,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:10957,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:10955,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:12855,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:11055,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:11557,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:11355,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:12153,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:10752,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $9,891 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 $10,876 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$15 MM$31 MM
This chart display total revenue of Tuscumbia 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$16 MM$31 MM
This chart display total spending of Tuscumbia 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$9,891$10,763
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Tuscumbia 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$10,876$10,762
This chart display average spending per public school student in Tuscumbia 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.

Tuscumbia City School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • R E Thompson Intermediate School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    829 Frankfort Rd
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674
    (256) 389-2930

    Grades: 3-5 | 341 students
  • Deshler Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    598 N High St
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674
    (256) 389-2920

    Grades: 6-8 | 347 students
  • Deshler High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    200 N Commons East
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674
    (256) 389-2910

    Grades: 9-12 | 456 students
  • Deshler Alternative School Alternative School
    200 North Commons East
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674
    (256) 389-2900

    Grades: 4-12 | n/a student
  • Deshler Career Technical Center Vocational School
    200 N Commons East
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674
    (256) 389-2900

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • G W Trenholm Primary School
    601 Joe Wheeler Hwy
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674
    (256) 389-2940

    Grades: PK-2 | 336 students
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