Jefferson County

Bessemer, AL Schools and Schools Ratings

While perhaps not raised and educated in Bessemer, AL, more than 81.5% of residents have earned high school diplomas or higher, with 12.6% having graduated with a college degree or higher.

Schools Overview

It’s no secret that schools and education opportunities are big motivating factors when choosing a best place to live. This is why we’ve taken the time to provide the most up-to-date statistics on public and private schools in the Bessemer , AL, area. We’ve also included data on the education levels of residents, and how to get in touch with the public and private schools near you.

Educational Levels in Bessemer , AL

  Bachelor's Degree 9.3%
  Associate's Degree 8%
  Graduate or Professional Degree 3.4%
  High School Graduate 35.6%
  Some College, No Degree 25.2%
  Percent Bachelor's Degree or Higher 12.6%
  Percent High School Graduate or Higher 81.5%

School Enrollment in Bessemer , AL

School Enrollment Total
18,216 in Bessemer, AL.

School Districts in Bessemer , AL

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
Bessemer City School District PK-12 4376 1621 5th Ave North Bessemer Alabama (205) 432-3000

Private Schools in Bessemer , AL

Title Level Enrollment Street Address City State Phone Number
St Aloysius School PK-8 162 751 Academy Drive Bessemer Alabama (205) 425-0045
Bessemer Academy PK-12 327 1705 4th Avenue Southwest Bessemer Alabama (205) 428-6288
Zion Lutheran School PK-2 1201 24th St N Bessemer Alabama (205) 425-2091
Victory Christian Academy K-12 P.O. Box 171 3100 Dartmouth Avenue Bessemer Alabama (205) 424-8533
Flint Hill Christian School PK-12 307 1630 Powder Plant Road Bessemer Alabama (205) 424-2675
Brentwood Christian Academy 9-12 831 Eastern Valley Road Bessemer Alabama (205) 426-6111
Beulah Baptist Christian School PK-2 30 1022 2nd Avenue North Bessemer Alabama (205) 424-0861
Dunnams Private School PK-1 150 811 Glenn Road Bessemer Alabama (205) 425-4194
Southcrest Christian School K-12 4317 S. Shades Crest Road Bessemer Alabama (205) 425-5705
New Life Christian School Of Excellence K-4 55 1622 7th Avenue North Bessemer Alabama (205) 425-4735
Harvest Christian School K, 3, 9-11 7303 Taylors Ferry Rd Bessemer Alabama
Rock Creek Academy K-12 31 901 Glaze Drive Bessemer Alabama (205) 436-3757
Jesus Christian Daycare And School PK-2 48 1732 11th Avenue North Bessemer Alabama (205) 425-5805