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  • Plainview School
  • P O Box 469, Rainsville
  • Dekalb County
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 1,167
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Dekalb Voc School
  • P O Box 529, Rainsville
  • Dekalb County
  • Grades: 10 - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Dekalb Annex School
  • P O Box 488, Rainsville
  • Dekalb County
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: n/a
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1

Rainsville school information

Average Test Scores43%37%49%
Student/Teacher ratio17:115:116:1
Total public schools41,30779,221
Total private schoolsn/a35324,874
Total post-secondary schools11027,963
The Rainsville, AL educational system consists of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools. Rainsville public schools have average test scores of 43% which is 13% higher than than the Alabama average and 14% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Rainsville public schools is 17:1, compared to 15:1 in Alabama and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 78.6% of students have completed 8th grade, 76.2% have completed high school, 10.8% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.9% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Rainsville

Completed 8th grade78.6%80.7%84.3%
Completed high school76.2%79.2%83.0%
Completed some college46.7%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree25.3%31.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors10.8%24.0%30.3%
Completed masters5.2%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.9%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.9%1.0%1.3%

Rainsville, AL School Districts

DeKalb County School District

There are a total of 4 public schools, n/a private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in Rainsville. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Rainsville, AL schools is 43%. The average student to teacher ratio is 17:1. In Rainsville, AL, an average of 78.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 76.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Rainsville 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 Rainsville, AL schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Dutton, AL34245%10%
Lakeview, AL13342%15%
Pisgah, AL75642%15%
Scottsboro, AL14,74841%17%
Henagar, AL2,28040%20%
Rainsville, AL4,98643%14%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Hazardville, CT4,98652%5%
Penns Grove, NJ4,98520%60%
San Leon, TX4,98781%65%
Blaine, WA4,98844%11%
Saltillo, MS4,98830%38%
Rainsville, AL4,98643%14%
Source: The Rainsville, 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.