Huntsville Area Schools
North Alabama is home to many of the state’s top schools. From great public options, specialized magnet schools and programs, to some of the best private schools in the region. The city school system boasts a four-year graduation rate exceeding 88%.
Due to Huntsville, AL’s role in the global community as a leader in aerospace, biotechnology, advanced manufacturing, cyber security, and missile defense, there is an increased emphasis and interest in STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Mathematics) programs throughout all of the different school types and systems.
Huntsville City Schools is one of seven Centers of Excellence for Cybersecurity in the United States. The school system is a fully digital 1:1 school district, every student in grades three through twelve is provided a laptop computer. Huntsville City Schools offers state of the art courses in academics, fine arts, and career studies. The highly educated community leads to highly students that excel academically and students in the city school system earned over $56.5 million in scholarships following the 2018-19 school year.
Huntsville AL City Schools was founded in 1875, currently includes 9 Blue Ribbon Schools, and serves more than 24,000 students taught by the best 2,600+ teachers that you could find.