Failing Schools
3:37 pm
Thu January 16, 2014

Alabama Releases New Failing Schools List

The Alabama Department of Education has announced the new list of failing public schools, where students can transfer to other non-failing public schools or to private schools.
The Alabama Department of Education has announced the new list of failing public schools, where students can transfer to other non-failing public schools or to private schools.
Credit kootation.com

The Alabama Department of Education has announced the new list of failing public schools, where students can transfer to other non-failing public schools or to private schools.

The department says five schools were added to the new list. They are Barbour County Intermediate School, Lafayette High School, Abbeville High School, Jeremiah A. Denton Middle School in Mobile County, and Bessemer High School.

Four schools dropped off the list: Samson Middle School in Geneva County, Brighton Middle School in Jefferson County; Robinson Elementary School in Birmingham; and Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School in Tuscaloosa.

Three schools came off the list because they closed: Center Street Middle School and Hill Elementary School in Birmingham and Tarrant Middle School in Tarrant.

The new list applies to transfers for the 2014-2015 school year.

Here are the 76 Alabama schools classified as failing by the Alabama Department of Education under the Alabama Accountability Act:

   -Barbour County

   Barbour County Intermediate School

   Barbour County Junior High School

   -Bullock County

   Bullock County High School

   -Chambers County

   Lafayette Eastside Elementary School

   Lafayette High School

   John P Powell Middle School

   -Cullman County

   Cullman Child Development Center

   -Dallas County

   Brantley Elementary School

   Keith Middle-High School

   Southside High School

   Tipton Durant Middle School

   -Greene County

   Greene County High School

   Carver Middle School

   -Hale County

   Greensboro High School

   -Henry County

   Abbeville High School

   -Jefferson County

   Center Point High School

   -Lowndes County

   Hayneville Middle School

   Lowndes County Middle School

   -Macon County

   Notasulga High School

   Tuskegee Institute Middle School

   -Marengo County

   John Essex High School

   Marengo High School

   -Mobile County

   Jeremiah A. Denton Middle School

   Augusta Evans School

   Booker T Washington Middle School

   Mae Eanes Middle School

   Mobile County Training Middle School

   Scarborough Middle School

   -Montgomery County

   Bellingrath Middle School

   Brewbaker Middle School

   Capitol Heights Middle School

   Children's Center

   Floyd Elementary School

   Goodwyn Middle School

   McKee Middle School

   Southlawn Middle School

   -Perry County

   Francis Marion High School

   -Pickens County

   Pickens County High School

   -Russell County

   Russell County Middle School

   -Shelby County

   Linda Nolen Learning Center

   -Sumter County

   Kinterbish Junior High School

   North Sumter Junior High School

   York West End Junior High School

   -Tuscaloosa County

   Davis-Emerson Middle School

   -Washington County

   McIntosh High School

   -Wilcox County

   Camden School Of Arts & Technology

   -Anniston City

   Anniston Middle School

   -Bessemer City

   Bessemer High School

   -Birmingham City

   Bush K-8

   Green Acres Middle School

   Hayes K-8 (formerly Whatley K-8 School)

   Martha Gaskins K-5

   WE Putnam Middle School-Magnet

   Ossie Ware Mitchell Middle School

   Arrington Middle School

   Wylam K-8

   -Decatur City

   Brookhaven Middle School

   -Fairfield City

   Forest Hills Middle School

   -Gadsden City

   Litchfield Middle School

   -Huntsville City

   SR Butler High School

   Chapman Middle School

   Martin Luther King Jr Elementary School

   Davis Hills Middle School

   Edward White Middle School

   JO Johnson High School

   Lakewood Elementary School

   James Dawson Elementary

   Westlawn Middle School

   -Lanett City

   Lanett Junior High School

   -Linden City

   George P Austin Junior High School

   Linden Elementary School

   -Midfield City

   Midfield High School

   -Selma City

   R.B.Hudson Middle School

   -Talladega City

   Zora Ellis Junior High School

   -Tuscaloosa City

   Central High School

   Westlawn Middle School