Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Alabama (2024)

Public schools in Alabama achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 47% (2024).
The public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Alabama is Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School with 96%.
RLA Proficiency Range: 82% 96% Avg. RLA Proficiency: 86%

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Schools in Alabama (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 96%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 96%
Grades: 6-8
805 7th Ave
Pleasant Grove, AL 35127
(205) 379-5280
Rank: #22.
Loveless Academic Magnet Program High School
Magnet School
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: ≥95%
Grades: 9-12
3440 Mcgehee Rd
Montgomery, AL 36111
(334) 284-7500
Rank: #33.
Forest Avenue Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 92%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 92%
Grades: K-5
1700 W 5th St
Montgomery, AL 36106
(334) 269-3673
Rank: #44.
Crestline Elementary School
(Math: 92% | Reading: 91%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: PK-6
3785 Jackson Blvd
Birmingham, AL 35213
(205) 871-8126
Rank: #55.
Eicholdmertz School Of Math And Science
Magnet School
(Math: 69% | Reading: 90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 90%
Grades: PK-5
2815 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36606
(251) 221-1105
Rank: #6 - 106. - 10.
Barkley Bridge Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-4
2333 Barkley Bridge Rd
Hartselle, AL 35640
(256) 773-1931
Rank: #6 - 106. - 10.
Eura Brown Elementary School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-5
1231 Alcott Rd
Gadsden, AL 35901
(256) 546-0011
Rank: #6 - 106. - 10.
Magnolia Elementary School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
5400 Hidden Way Lane
Trussville, AL 35173
(205) 228-3500
Rank: #6 - 106. - 10.
Monte Sano Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: PK-6
1107 Monte Sano Blvd Se
Huntsville, AL 35801
(256) 428-7300
Rank: #6 - 106. - 10.
Tuscaloosa Magnet School Elementary School
Magnet School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
Grades: K-5
315 Mcfarland Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 759-3655
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
East Elementary School
(Math: 74% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: PK-5
2109 Tyson Dr
Birmingham, AL 35216
(205) 402-5200
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Liberty Park Elementary School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: PK-5
17051 Liberty Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 402-5400
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Phillips Preparatory Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: 6-8
3255 Old Shell Rd
Mobile, AL 36607
(251) 221-2286
Rank: #11 - 1411. - 14.
Pizitz Middle School
(Math: 73% | Reading: 87%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: 6-8
2826 Columbiana Road
Birmingham, AL 35216
(205) 402-5350
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Cherokee Bend Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 86%
Grades: PK-6
4400 Fair Oaks Dr
Birmingham, AL 35213
(205) 871-3595
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Mt Laurel Elementary School
(Math: 81% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 86%
Grades: K-5
1 Jefferson Place
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 682-7230
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Vestavia Hills Elementary Dolly Ridge
(Math: 69% | Reading: 86%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 86%
Grades: PK-5
2680 Gresham Drive
Birmingham, AL 35243
(205) 402-5325
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Brookwood Forest Elementary School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85%
Grades: PK-6
3701 S Brookwood Rd
Birmingham, AL 35223
(205) 414-3700
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Carver School Of Mathematics Science And Technology
(Math: 72% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 85%
Grades: 3-6
303 Rollins Avenue
Dothan, AL 36301
(334) 794-1440
Rank: #18 - 2018. - 20.
Mountain Brook Elementary School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 85%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 85%
Grades: PK-6
3020 Cambridge Rd
Birmingham, AL 35223
(205) 871-8191
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Edgewood Elementary School
(Math: 72% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: K-5
901 College Ave
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 423-2400
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
Mountain Brook Junior High School
(Math: 66% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: 7-9
205 Overbrook Dr
Birmingham, AL 35213
(205) 871-3516
Rank: #21 - 2321. - 23.
West Elementary School
(Math: 73% | Reading: 84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 84%
Grades: PK-5
1965 Merryvale Rd
Birmingham, AL 35216
(205) 402-5151
Rank: #2424.
Saraland Elementary School
(Math: 79% | Reading: 83%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 83%
Grades: 2-5
229 Mckeough Ave
Saraland, AL 36571
(251) 679-5739
Rank: #25 - 3025. - 30.
Barton For Advanced World Studies
Magnet School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: 6-9
504 Government Street
Mobile, AL 36602
(251) 221-1040
Rank: #25 - 3025. - 30.
Glencoe Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: PK-4
207 N College St
Gadsden, AL 35905
(256) 492-4709
Rank: #25 - 3025. - 30.
Kilby Laboratory School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: PK-6
611 N Pine St
Florence, AL 35632
(256) 765-4303
Rank: #25 - 3025. - 30.
Macmillan International At Mckee
Magnet School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: K-5
4015 Mcinnis Road
Montgomery, AL 36116
(334) 284-7137
Rank: #25 - 3025. - 30.
Old Shell Road Magnet School
Magnet School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: K-5
3160 Heather St
Mobile, AL 36607
(251) 221-1557
Rank: #25 - 3025. - 30.
Tuscaloosa Magnet School Middle School
Magnet School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
Grades: 6-8
315 Mcfarland Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
(205) 759-3653
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Baldwin Art And Academics Magnet
Magnet School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: 6-8
410 S Mcdonough St
Montgomery, AL 36104
(334) 269-3870
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Cahaba Elementary School
(Math: 77% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: K-5
301 Parkway Drive
Trussville, AL 35173
(205) 228-3400
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Heritage Elementary School
(Math: 76% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: K-5
11775 County Line Rd
Madison, AL 35758
(256) 772-2075
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Liberty Park Middle School
(Math: 59% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: 6-8
17035 Liberty Pkwy
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 402-5450
Rank: #31 - 3631. - 36.
Mill Creek Elementary School
(Math: 75% | Reading: 82%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: PK-5
847 Mill Road
Madison, AL 35758
(256) 774-4690
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Alabama average public schools reading/language arts proficiency?
The Alabama average public schools reading/language arts proficiency is 47%% for 2024.
What are the public schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Alabama?
What is public high school and public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Alabama?
The public high school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Alabama is Loveless Academic Magnet Program High School, with a value of ≥95%. The public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency is Jefferson County International Baccalaureate School, with a value of 96%.

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