Northport school information

IndexNorthportAlabamaNational
Average Test Scores41%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio15:115:116:1
Total public schools141,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1027,963
The Northport, AL educational system consists of 14 public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Northport public schools have average test scores of 41% which is 9% higher than than the Alabama average and 17% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Northport public schools is 15:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 88.8% of students have completed 8th grade, 88.4% have completed high school, 35.6% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 4.2% have completed a doctorate degree.
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  • The average school test scores in Northport are 17% lower than the national average.
  • There are approximately 14 public schools in Northport.
  • 88.8% of people in Northport have completed 8th grade.
  • 88.4% of people in Northport have completed high school.
  • 35.6% of people in Northport have completed a bachelors degree.

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Education level achieved in Northport

IndexNorthportAlabamaNational
Completed 8th grade88.8%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school88.4%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college63.9%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree44.2%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors35.6%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters13.6%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree4.2%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.4%1.0%1.3%

Highest level of education achieved in Northport (high school & post-secondary)

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Coker, AL81755%11%
Brookwood, AL2,02939%21%
Tuscaloosa, AL96,35236%26%
Holt, AL3,72823%54%
Northport, AL24,54441%17%

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
De Pere, WI24,54465%33%
Palmetto Bay, FL24,52270%42%
Newport, RI24,57027%46%
New Smyrna Beach, FL24,57456%14%
South Salt Lake, UT24,57513%74%
Northport, AL24,54441%17%
Source: The Northport, 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.