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min. proficiency
85%
  • Monte Sano Elementary School
  • 1107 Monte Sano Blvd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 173
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
81%
  • Jones Valley Elementary School
  • 4908 Garth Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 441
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
75%
  • Hampton Cove Elementary
  • 261 Old 431 Hwy, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 535
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
72%
  • New Century Tech Demo High School
  • 300 Explorer Blvd., Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 395
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
72%
  • Goldsmith-schiffman Elementary
  • 1210 Taylor Rd Se, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 598
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
71%
  • Hampton Cove Middle School
  • 261 Old 431 Hwy, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 610
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
70%
  • Weatherly Heights Elementary School
  • 1307 Canstatt Dr, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 489
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
67%
  • Blossomwood Elementary School
  • 1321 Woodmont Ave, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 573
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
67%
  • Mt Gap Middle School
  • 821 Mt Gap Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 738
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
66%
  • Academy For Science & Foreign Language
  • 3221 Mastin Lake Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 447
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
65%
  • Riverton Elementary School
  • 2615 Winchester Road, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 439
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
65%
  • Roger B Chaffee Elementary School
  • 7900 Whittier Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 393
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
64%
  • Challenger Elementary School
  • 13555 Chaney Thompson Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 583
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
62%
  • Huntsville Middle School
  • 817 Adams St Se, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 572
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
61%
  • Virgil Grissom High School
  • 7901 Bailey Cove Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,742
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
58%
  • Huntsville High School
  • 2304 Billie Watkins Sw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,883
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
57%
  • Mt Carmel Elementary School
  • 335 Homer Nance Road, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 590
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
57%
  • Farley Elementary School
  • 2900 Green Cove Rd Sw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 352
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
57%
  • Monrovia Middle School
  • 1216 Jeff Rd, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 1,053
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
57%
  • Monrovia Elementary School
  • 1030 Jeff Rd, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 535
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
57%
  • Challenger Middle School
  • 13555 Chaney Thompson Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 512
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
55%
  • Riverton Intermediate School
  • 399 Homer Nance Rd, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: 4 - 6 · Students: 775
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 21:1
54%
  • Central School
  • 990 Ryland Pike, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 764
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
50%
  • Whitesburg Middle School
  • 107 Sanders Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 790
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
47%
  • Academy For Academyemics & Arts
  • 2800 Poplar St Nw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 514
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
42%
  • James E Williams School
  • 155 Barren Fork Rd, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 537
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
42%
  • Providence Elementary
  • 10 Chalkstone St, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 872
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
34%
  • Highlands Elementary School
  • 2500 Barney Ave, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 433
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
32%
  • Ridgecrest Elementary School
  • 3505 Cerro Vista Sw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 584
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
32%
  • Williams Middle School
  • 155 A Barren Fork, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 570
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
29%
  • West Mastin Lake Elementary School
  • 5308 Mastin Lake Rd Nw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 471
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
27%
  • Lee High School
  • 606 Forest Cir Ne, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 765
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
27%
  • Louis J Morris Elementary School
  • 4801 Bob Wallace Ave Sw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 597
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
27%
  • Mcdonnell Elementary School
  • 4010 Binderton Pl, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 625
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 19:1
26%
  • Chapman Elementary School
  • 2006 Reuben Dr, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 486
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
25%
  • Montview Elementary School
  • 2600 Garvin Rd Nw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 409
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
23%
  • Univ Place Elementary School
  • 4503 University Ave Nw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 587
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
23%
  • Lakewood Elementary School
  • 3501 Kenwood Dr, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 561
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
22%
  • Columbia High School
  • 300 Explorer Boulevard, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 758
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
22%
  • Rolling Hills Elementary School
  • 2901 Hilltop Terr, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 431
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
22%
  • Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School
  • 3112 Meridian St, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 469
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
20%
  • Westlawn Middle School
  • 4217 9th Ave W, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 529
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 16:1
14%
  • Jo Johnson High School
  • 6201 Pueblo Dr Nw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 592
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
n/a
  • Madison Co Career Tech Center
  • 1275 Jordan Rd Bldg A, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Robert Neaves Center
  • 817 Cook Ave, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Huntsville Center For Tech
  • 2800 Drake Ave Sw, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Mental Health Center
  • 4040 Memorial Pkwy S W, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
n/a
  • Ronald Mcnair 7-8
  • 3221 Mastin Lake Road, Huntsville
  • Huntsville City
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 457
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 17:1
n/a
  • Madison Co Alt School
  • 1275 Jordan Rd, Huntsville
  • Madison County
  • Grades: 1 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Huntsville school information

IndexHuntsvilleAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores48%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:115:116:1
Total public schools551,30779,221
Total private schools2735324,874
Total post-secondary schools91027,963
The Huntsville, AL educational system consists of 55 public schools, 27 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools. Huntsville public schools have average test scores of 48% which is 28% higher than than the Alabama average and 2% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Huntsville public schools is 14:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 86.7% of students have completed 8th grade, 85.9% have completed high school, 41.5% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 3.6% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Huntsville

IndexHuntsvilleAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade86.7%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school85.9%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college70.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.5%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors41.5%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters15.9%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.6%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.9%1.0%1.3%

There are a total of 55 public schools, 27 private schools and 9 post-secondary schools in Huntsville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Huntsville, AL schools is 48%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Huntsville, AL, an average of 86.7% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 85.9% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Huntsville schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Huntsville, AL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Madison, AL46,39670%42%
Owens Cross Roads, AL1,79955%11%
Moores Mill, AL6,49352%6%
New Market, AL1,20151%3%
Harvest, AL5,08050%1%
Huntsville, AL188,97348%2%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Tallahassee, FL188,46650%1%
Salt Lake City, UT191,44639%20%
Grand Prairie, TX185,63171%45%
Mobile, AL193,71732%35%
Grand Rapids, MI193,88730%38%
Huntsville, AL188,97348%2%
Source: The Huntsville, 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.