How good are the schools in Huntsville, AL?

Huntsville encompasses 21 public elementary, middle and high schools. Huntsville also has 44 private schools. Four high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Huntsville is also home to four colleges and/or universities, one of which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 6.7 /10

How we calculate this.


Huntsville has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
27,687
Total Teachers
1,685

Student-Teacher Ratio

16:1

Based on 2015 National Center for Education Statistics data

All High Schools in Huntsville

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Nearby School Districts

Huntsville City
16 High Schools
Madison County
5 High Schools
Madison City
4 High Schools
Athens City
2 High Schools
Limestone County
1 High School

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