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  • The top ranked public schools in Alabama state are listed below (2018-19).
  • Overall school rank is based on a school's combined Math and Reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • The top ranked public school in Alabama is Forest Avenue Elementary School.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Alabama (2018-19)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Montgomery1.
    Forest Avenue Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 94% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-51700 W 5th St
    MontgomeryAL 36106
    (334)269-3673

  • Birmingham2.Math: 94% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 1%)Math: 94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-64400 Fair Oaks Dr
    BirminghamAL 35213
    (205)871-3595

  • Montgomery3.Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12215 Hall Street
    MontgomeryAL 36108
    (334)269-3839

  • Dothan4.
    Montana Street Acadc Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 96% (Top 1%) Reading: 81% (Top 1%)Math: 96% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-51001 Montana St
    DothanAL 36303
    (334)794-1475

  • Dothan5.
    Heard Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 94% (Top 1%) Reading: 78% (Top 1%)Math: 94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5201 Daniel Cir
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1471

  • Birmingham6.Math: 90% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 1%)Math: 90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-517051 Liberty Pkwy
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205)402-5400

  • Florence7.-9.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-6611 North Pine Street
    FlorenceAL 35632
    (256)765-4303

  • Birmingham7.-9.Math: 93% (Top 1%) Reading: 78% (Top 1%)Math: 93% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-63785 Jackson Blvd
    BirminghamAL 35213
    (205)871-8126

  • Tuscaloosa7.-9.
    Tuscaloosa Magnet School - Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-8315 Mcfarland Blvd E
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)759-3653

  • Mobile10.-11.
    W H Council Traditional SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 91% (Top 1%) Reading: 79% (Top 1%)Math: 91% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5751 Wilkinson St
    MobileAL 36603
    (251)221-1139

  • Tuscaloosa10.-11.Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5315 Mcfarland Blvd E
    TuscaloosaAL 35404
    (205)759-3655

  • Birmingham12.Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-63020 Cambridge Rd
    BirminghamAL 35223
    (205)871-8191

  • Birmingham13.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-31965 Merryvale Rd
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5151

  • Birmingham14.-15.Math: 89% (Top 1%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-9205 Overbrook Dr
    BirminghamAL 35213
    (205)871-3516

  • Madison14.-15.
    Columbia Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 1%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-6667 Balch Road
    MadisonAL 35758
    (256)430-2751

  • Birmingham16.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-32109 Tyson Dr
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5200

  • Birmingham17.Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 4-51289 Montgomery Hwy
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5300

  • Dauphin Island18.Math: 80-89% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-89% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-51501 Bienville Blvd
    Dauphin IslandAL 36528
    (251)861-3864

  • Tuscaloosa19.Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-52000 Rock Quarry Dr
    TuscaloosaAL 35406
    (205)759-8347

  • Mobile20.
    K J Clark Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 83% (Top 5%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 5-85960 Arlberg Street
    MobileAL 36611
    (251)221-2106

  • Madison21.-23.
    Horizon Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Math: 81% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-67855 Old Madison Pike
    MadisonAL 35758
    (256)464-3614

  • Madison21.-23.
    Heritage Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Math: 84% (Top 5%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-611775 County Line Rd
    MadisonAL 35758
    (256)772-2075

  • Madison21.-23.
    Mill Creek Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-6847 Mill Road
    MadisonAL 35758
    (334)585-2012

  • Mobile24.
    Phillips Preparatory Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-83255 Old Shell Rd
    MobileAL 36607
    (251)221-2286

  • Decatur25.-28.
    Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Charter School
    Math: 87% (Top 1%) Reading: 67% (Top 5%)Math: 87% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 3-5801 Wilson St. Nw
    DecaturAL 35601
    (256)552-3056

  • Huntsville25.-28.Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-61107 Monte Sano Blvd
    HuntsvilleAL 35801
    (256)428-7300

  • Birmingham25.-28.Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 5%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-35251 Valleydale Rd
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205)682-5240

  • Birmingham25.-28.Math: 80-84% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-54401 Dolly Ridge Road
    BirminghamAL 35243
    (205)402-5480

  • Birmingham29.Math: 80% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82020 Pizitz Dr
    BirminghamAL 35216
    (205)402-5350

  • Birmingham30.-31.Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 71% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-63701 S Brookwood Rd
    BirminghamAL 35223
    (205)414-3700

  • Trussville30.-31.
    Paine Intermediate SchoolCharter School
    Math: 86% (Top 5%) Reading: 67% (Top 5%)Math: 86% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 3-57600 Gadsden Highway
    TrussvilleAL 35173
    (205)228-3300

  • Owens Cross Roads32.Math: 85% (Top 5%) Reading: 67% (Top 5%)Math: 85% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5261 Old 431 Hwy
    Owens Cross RoadsAL 35763
    (256)428-7180

  • Birmingham33.-34.Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 70% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5901 College Ave
    BirminghamAL 35209
    (205)423-2400

  • Birmingham33.-34.Math: 81% (Top 5%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 81% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-817035 Liberty Parkway
    BirminghamAL 35242
    (205)402-5440

  • Madison35.-36.
    West Madison Elementary SchoolCharter School
    Math: 82% (Top 5%) Reading: 68% (Top 5%)Math: 82% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 68% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-64976 Wall Triana Hwy
    MadisonAL 35758
    (256)837-1189

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