Top 10 Best Graduation Rate Public Schools in Alabama (2021)

Public schools in Alabama achieve an average graduation rate of 91% (2021).
The public schools with the highest graduation rate are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest graduation rate in Alabama is Fort Payne High School with 98% of students graduating.

Top Graduation Rate Public Schools in Alabama (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Graduation Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-31.-3.
    Fort Payne High SchoolMath: 37% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 98%
    Grades: 9-12201 45th St Ne
    Fort PayneAL 35967
    (256) 845-0535

  • Rank: #1-31.-3.
    Hewitttrussville High SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: 98%
    Grades: 9-126450 Husky Parkway
    TrussvilleAL 35173
    (205) 228-4000

  • Rank: #1-31.-3.
    Mountain Brook High SchoolMath: 96% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Graduation Rate: 98%
    Grades: 10-123650 Bethune Dr
    BirminghamAL 35223
    (205) 414-3800

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Bob Jones High SchoolMath: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-12650 Hughes Rd
    MadisonAL 35758
    (256) 772-2547

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Central High SchoolMath: 39% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-122400 Dobbs Dr
    Phenix CityAL 36870
    (334) 298-3626

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Hartselle High SchoolMath: 75% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-121000 Bethel Road Ne
    HartselleAL 35640
    (256) 751-5615

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Hazel Green High SchoolMath: 46% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-1214380 Highway 231431 N
    Hazel GreenAL 35750
    (256) 851-3220

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    James Clemens High SchoolMath: 77% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-1211306 County Line Road
    MadisonAL 35756
    (256) 216-5313

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Pinson Valley High SchoolMath: 25% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-126895 Highway 75
    PinsonAL 35126
    (205) 379-5100

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Spain Park High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-124700 Jaguar Drive
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205) 439-1400

  • Rank: #4-114.- 11.
    Thompson High SchoolMath: 60% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Graduation Rate: 97%
    Grades: 9-12100 Warrior Dr
    AlabasterAL 35007
    (205) 685-6700

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Buckhorn High SchoolMath: 53% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-124123 Winchester Rd
    New MarketAL 35761
    (256) 851-3300

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Daphne High SchoolMath: 58% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-129300 Champions Way
    DaphneAL 36526
    (251) 626-8787

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Gardendale High SchoolMath: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-12800 Main St
    GardendaleAL 35071
    (205) 379-3600

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Homewood High SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-121901 S Lakeshore Dr
    BirminghamAL 35209
    (205) 871-9663

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Oak Mountain High SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-125476 Caldwell Mill Rd
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205) 682-5200

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Oxford High SchoolMath: 43% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 9-121 Yellow Jacket Drive
    OxfordAL 36203
    (256) 241-3166

  • Rank: #12-1812.- 18.
    Sparkman High SchoolMath: 45% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: 96%
    Grades: 10-122616 Jeff Rd
    HarvestAL 35749
    (256) 837-0331

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Alexandria High SchoolMath: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12353 Stadium Dr
    AlexandriaAL 36250
    (256) 741-4415

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Andalusia High SchoolMath: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12701 Third St
    AndalusiaAL 36420
    (334) 222-7569

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Arab High SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12511 Arabian Dr Ne
    ArabAL 35016
    (256) 586-6026

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Ardmore High SchoolMath: 41% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 6-1230285 Ardmore Ave
    ArdmoreAL 35739
    (256) 423-2685

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Booker T Washington Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12632 S Union St
    MontgomeryAL 36104
    (334) 269-3617

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Brewbaker Technology Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-124405 Brewbaker Dr
    MontgomeryAL 36116
    (334) 284-7100

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Brooks High SchoolMath: 53% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 7-124300 Highway 72
    KillenAL 35645
    (256) 757-2115

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Calera High SchoolMath: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12100 Calera Eagle Drive
    CaleraAL 35040
    (205) 682-6100

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Carbon Hill High SchoolMath: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12217 Bulldog Boulevard
    Carbon HillAL 35549
    (205) 924-8821

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Carroll High SchoolMath: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12141 Eagle Way
    OzarkAL 36360
    (334) 774-4915

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Central High SchoolMath: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12145 Main St
    HaynevilleAL 36040
    (334) 563-7311

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Cleburne County High SchoolMath: 36% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 8-12520 Evans Bridge Rd
    HeflinAL 36264
    (256) 463-2012

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Colbert Heights High SchoolMath: 37% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 7-126825 Woodmont Dr
    TuscumbiaAL 35674
    (256) 383-7875

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Corner High SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-124301 Warrior Jasper Road
    DoraAL 35062
    (205) 379-3200

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Cottonwood High SchoolMath: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: K-12663 Houston St
    CottonwoodAL 36320
    (334) 691-2587

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Crossville High SchoolMath: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-125405 Co Road 28
    CrossvilleAL 35962
    (256) 528-7858

  • Rank: #19-9119.- 91.
    Curry High SchoolMath: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Graduation Rate: ≥95%
    Grades: 9-12155 Yellow Jacket Dr
    JasperAL 35503
    (205) 384-3887

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