Avg. test scores 28%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 60%

Attalla school information

Average Test Scores36%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio12:115:116:1
Total public schools71,30779,221
Total private schools135324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Attalla are 28% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 7 public schools in Attalla
  • 74.9% of people in Attalla have completed 8th grade
  • 73.7% of people in Attalla have completed high school
  • 12.2% of people in Attalla have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Attalla

      Completed 8th grade74.9%80.7%84.3%
      Completed high school73.7%79.2%83.0%
      Completed some college46.2%53.8%59.4%
      Completed associate degree22.8%31.9%38.5%
      Completed bachelors12.2%24.0%30.3%
      Completed masters5.5%8.9%11.5%
      Completed professional degree1.0%2.5%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.4%1.0%1.3%

      Attalla, AL School Districts

      • Etowah County School District
      • Attalla City School District

      There are a total of 7 public schools, 1 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Attalla. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Attalla, AL schools is 36%. The average student to teacher ratio is 12:1. In Attalla, AL, an average of 74.9% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 73.7% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Southside, AL8,56351%4%
      Steele, AL1,08950%1%
      Ivalee, AL75850%1%
      Glencoe, AL5,12248%3%
      Rainbow City, AL9,59047%4%
      Attalla, AL5,93436%28%

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      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Colusa, CA5,93537%25%
      Du Quoin, IL5,93220%59%
      Wheelersburg, OH5,93185%72%
      Plymouth Meeting, PA5,93175%52%
      Steelton, PA5,93815%69%
      Attalla, AL5,93436%28%
      Source: The Attalla, AL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.