Tuscumbia, AL
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Tuscumbia Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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.

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School Districts in Tuscumbia


Colbert County School District Details

Colbert County School District
425 Highway 72 West
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

2,703 Students enrolled in District

8 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Colbert 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.

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
Cherokee Elem School
1305 North Pike
Cherokee, AL, 35616
PK-06
Cherokee High School
850 High School Dr
Cherokee, AL, 35616
07-12
Colbert Co High School
2200 High School St
Leighton, AL, 35646
07-12
Colbert Heights Elem School
1551 Sunset Dr
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-06
Colbert Heights High School
6825 Woodmont Dr
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
07-12
Hatton Elem School
2130 Hatton School Rd
Leighton, AL, 35646
KG-06
Leighton Elem School
8100 Old Highway 20
Leighton, AL, 35646
KG-06
New Bethel Elem School
900 New Bethel School Rd
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-06

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.1% 57.5%
Black 12.5% 34.0%
Hispanic 3.9% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.5% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 56.8% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,651 $15,478,089 53.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $542 $1,484,538 5.1%
Staff $337 $923,043 3.2%
General Administration $404 $1,106,556 3.8%
School Administration $599 $1,640,661 5.6%
Operation $991 $2,714,349 9.3%
Transportation $739 $2,024,121 6.9%
Other $222 $608,058 2.1%
Total Support $3,834 $10,501,326 36.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,179 $3,229,281 11.1%
Total Expenditures $10,663 $29,205,957 100.0%
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%

Tuscumbia City School District Details

Tuscumbia City School District
303 North Commons Street East
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

1,551 Students enrolled in District

6 Schools in District

17 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Tuscumbia 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.

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
Deshler Alt School
200 North Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
04-12
Deshler Career Technical Center School
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
09-12
Deshler High School
200 N Commons East
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
09-12
Deshler Middle School
598 N High St
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
06-08
G W Trenholm Primary School
601 Joe Wheeler Hwy
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
KG-02
R E Thompson Intermediate School
829 Frankfort Rd
Tuscumbia, AL, 35674
03-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 73.0% 57.5%
Black 25.6% 34.0%
Hispanic 1.1% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 52.0% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 44.2% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,741 $7,353,291 47.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $761 $1,180,311 7.7%
Staff $369 $572,319 3.7%
General Administration $467 $724,317 4.7%
School Administration $712 $1,104,312 7.2%
Operation $796 $1,234,596 8.1%
Transportation $47 $72,897 0.5%
Other $269 $417,219 2.7%
Total Support $3,422 $5,307,522 34.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,727 $2,678,577 17.5%
Total Expenditures $9,890 $15,339,390 100.0%
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%