Mobile County

Know your school choice options in the Mobile County Public Schools System.

In the Mobile County Public Schools System (MCPSS), students are assigned to schools based on their residence, but they may be able to transfer to other schools if there is a change in guardianship. Nonresident students can apply to attend MCPSS schools but must pay a fee of $1,200. The district has magnet schools that focus on such subjects as the performing arts, math, science and law; applications are due in February. It also provides career/technical education programs for agriscience and technology, business and marketing, health science and other areas.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher-performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 6 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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1 Magnum Pass
Mobile, AL 36618
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PH: (251) 221-4394
FAX: (251) 221-4399
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yellow arrow Grades PK, 1-12 & ungraded
yellow arrow 62,016 students
yellow arrow 113 schools
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District superintendent:
Roy D. Nichols

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