Public Schools in Decatur, Alabama

There are 26 Public Schools in Decatur, Alabama, serving a population of 54,844 people in an area of 55 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,109 people, and 1 Public School per 2 square miles.

In Alabama, Decatur is ranked 331st of 776 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 197th of 776 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Decatur Public Schools

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


Austin High School 1625 Danville Road Southwest Decatur, AL

Austinville Elementary School 2320 Clara Avenue Southwest Decatur, AL

Banks-Caddell Elementary School 211 Gordon Drive Southeast Decatur, AL

Benjamin Davis Elementary School 417 Monroe Drive Northwest Decatur, AL

Brookhaven Middle School 1302 5th Avenue Southwest Decatur, AL

Cedar Ridge Middle School 2715 Danville Road Southwest Decatur, AL

Chestnut Grove Elementary School 3205 Cedarhurst Drive Decatur, AL

Decatur City-Developmental 1011 Prospect Drive Southeast Decatur, AL

Decatur High Dev 1011 Prospect Drive Southeast Decatur, AL

Decatur High School 1011 Prospect Drive Southeast Decatur, AL

Eastwood Elementary School 1802 26th Avenue Southeast Decatur, AL

Frances Nungester Elementary School 726 Tammy Street Southwest Decatur, AL

Horizon High School 809 Church Street Northeast Decatur, AL

Julian Harris Elementary School 1922 McAuliffe Drive Southwest Decatur, AL

Leon Sheffield Magnet Elementary School 801 Wilson Street Northwest Decatur, AL

Long Term Case 910 Wilson Street Northeast Decatur, AL

Morgan County Area Technology Center 1325 Point Mallard Parkway Decatur, AL

Oak Park Middle School 1218 16th Avenue Southeast Decatur, AL

Oak Pk Middle School 1218 16th Avenue Southeast Decatur, AL

Priceville Elementary School 438 Cave Spring Road Decatur, AL

Priceville High School 317 Alabama 67 Decatur, AL

Priceville Jr High School 311 Route 67 Decatur, AL

Somerville Road Elementary School 910 Somerville Road Southeast Decatur, AL

Walter Jackson Elementary School 1950 Park Street Southeast Decatur, AL

West Decatur Elementary School 708 Memorial Drive Southwest Decatur, AL

Woodmeade Elementary School 1400 19th Avenue Southwest Decatur, AL

About Decatur Public Schools

Decatur 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 Decatur, 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:
  • Decatur Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Decatur school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Decatur Public School Statistics

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

Decatur Public School Enrollment
 DecaturAlabama
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment535 (72.6%)37,260 (57.1%)
Kindergarten Enrollment794 (92.0%)52,861 (86.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,942 (93.9%)219,290 (89.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,323 (90.6%)224,434 (89.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,306 (92.1%)227,776 (89.1%)
Decatur Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DecaturAlabama
Less than 9th Grade Education2,465 (6.5%)154,405 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,822 (10.1%)326,654 (10.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)9,885 (26.1%)1,012,551 (30.9%)