Decatur, AL
Public School Ratings




Best

Best Decatur Neighborhoods for Education



Decatur Public Schools

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more


School Districts in Decatur


Decatur City School District Details

Decatur City School District
302 4th Ave Ne
Decatur, AL 35601

8,600 Students enrolled in District

20 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Decatur City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

GET FULL REPORTS FOR ANY SCHOOL IN THIS DISTRICT

SEE ALL SCHOOLS

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Austin High School
1625 Danville Rd Sw
Decatur, AL, 35601
09-12
Austinville Elem School
2320 Clara Ave Sw
Decatur, AL, 35601
PK-05
Banks-Caddell Elem School
211 Gordon Dr Se
Decatur, AL, 35601
PK-05
Benjamin Davis Elem School
417 Monroe Dr Nw
Decatur, AL, 35601
KG-02
Brookhaven Middle School
1302 5th Ave Sw
Decatur, AL, 35601
06-08
Cedar Ridge Middle School
2715 Danville Rd Sw
Decatur, AL, 35603
06-08
Chestnut Grove Elem School
3205 Cedarhurst Dr Sw
Decatur, AL, 35603
PK-05
Decatur High Dev School
1011 A Prospect Dr Se
Decatur, AL, 35601
09-12
Decatur High School
1011 Prospect Dr Se
Decatur, AL, 35601
09-12
Eastwood Elem School
1802 26th Ave Se
Decatur, AL, 35601
PK-05
SEE MORE SCHOOLS IN THIS DISTRICT

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 42.6% 57.5%
Black 32.8% 34.0%
Hispanic 23.1% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.1% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.8% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.3% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,480 $55,766,880 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $460 $3,958,760 4.1%
Staff $361 $3,106,766 3.2%
General Administration $134 $1,153,204 1.2%
School Administration $646 $5,559,476 5.8%
Operation $1,008 $8,674,848 9.0%
Transportation $339 $2,917,434 3.0%
Other $140 $1,204,840 1.2%
Total Support $3,088 $26,575,328 27.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,658 $14,268,748 14.8%
Total Expenditures $11,227 $96,619,562 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Morgan County School District Details

Morgan County School District
235 Highway 67 South
Decatur, AL 35603

7,746 Students enrolled in District

19 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Morgan County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

GET FULL REPORTS FOR ANY SCHOOL IN THIS DISTRICT

SEE ALL SCHOOLS

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Albert P Brewer High School
59 Eva Rd
Somerville, AL, 35670
09-12
Albert P Brewer Voc School
59 Eva Rd
Somerville, AL, 35670
10-12
Cotaco School
100 Cotaco School Rd
Somerville, AL, 35670
PK-08
Danville High School
9235 Danville Rd
Danville, AL, 35619
09-12
Danville Middle School
5933 Highway 36 W
Danville, AL, 35619
05-08
Danville-Neel Elem School
8688 Danville Rd
Danville, AL, 35619
PK-04
Eva School
20 School Rd
Eva, AL, 35621
KG-08
Falkville Elem School
72 Clark Dr
Falkville, AL, 35622
KG-05
Falkville High School
43 Clark Dr
Falkville, AL, 35622
06-12
Laceys Spring Elem School
48 School Rd
Laceys Spring, AL, 35754
KG-08
SEE MORE SCHOOLS IN THIS DISTRICT

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.9% 57.5%
Black 2.5% 34.0%
Hispanic 8.6% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 47.3% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 39.8% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,961 $38,621,385 45.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $584 $4,546,440 5.3%
Staff $446 $3,472,110 4.1%
General Administration $226 $1,759,410 2.1%
School Administration $533 $4,149,405 4.8%
Operation $817 $6,360,345 7.4%
Transportation $532 $4,141,620 4.8%
Other $137 $1,066,545 1.2%
Total Support $3,277 $25,511,445 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,781 $21,650,085 25.2%
Total Expenditures $11,019 $85,782,915 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%