Public Schools in Athens, Alabama

There are 18 Public Schools in Athens, Alabama, serving a population of 24,735 people in an area of 40 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 1,374 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Alabama, Athens is ranked 284th of 776 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 205th of 776 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Athens Public Schools

Find Athens, Alabama public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Athens Elementary School 515 North Madison Street Athens, AL

Athens High School 100 U.s. 31 Athens, AL

Athens Intermediate School 1916 US Highway 72 West Athens, AL

Athens Middle School 601 South Clinton Street Athens, AL

Blue Springs Elementary School 16787 Hardy Road Athens, AL

Blue Springs Elementary School Hardy Street Athens, AL

Brookhill Elementary School 320 Brookhill Drive Athens, AL

Clements High School 7730 U.s. 72 Athens, AL

East Limestone High School 15641 East Limestone Road Athens, AL

East Lincoln Elementary School 15641 East Limestone Road Athens, AL

James L Cowart Elementary School 1701 West Hobbs Street Athens, AL

Johnson Elementary School 21360 Alabama 251 Athens, AL

Julian Newman Elementary School 517 Julian Newman Drive Athens, AL

Limestone County Area Vo-Tech 505 East Sanderfer Road Athens, AL

Limestone County Area Voc Tech 505 East Sanderfer Road Athens, AL

Owens Elementary School 21465 Alabama 99 Athens, AL

Piney Chapel Elementary School 20835 Elkton Road Athens, AL

Tanner High School 12060 Sommers Road Athens, AL

About Athens Public Schools

Athens Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Athens, AL. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Alabama, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Athens Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Athens school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Athens Public School Statistics

Find Athens Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Athens Public School Enrollment
 AthensLimestone County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment72 (33.3%)500 (54.3%)
Kindergarten Enrollment259 (96.3%)939 (95.1%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,019 (89.9%)3,792 (86.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)954 (81.8%)4,837 (89.6%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,083 (88.3%)4,872 (89.6%)
Athens Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 AthensLimestone County
Less than 9th Grade Education1,264 (7.4%)3,841 (6.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,533 (9.0%)6,401 (10.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)4,695 (27.4%)19,353 (30.7%)