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Cullman County Education

Cullman County Board of Education

Cullman County Board of Education

Our school system is committed to providing the highest quality of learning in a safe, positive environment. Our students are challenged in a wide variety of ways to reach their full potential. Our parents and communities are wonderfully supportive of our programs. Our teachers, administrators and support personnel are caring individuals who have made young people a high priority in their lives.

Cullman City Schools

Cullman City Schools

Cullman City Schools is one of 132 school districts in the state of Alabama. Cullman is located at the intersection of Interstate 65 and US Highway 278 about halfway between Huntsville and Birmingham. The school system has over 3,000 students in five schools. The schools are Cullman High School (Grades 9-12), Cullman Middle School (Grades 7-8), East Elementary School (Grades 2-6), West Elementary School (Grades 2-6), and Cullman City Primary School (Grades K-1). Cullman City Schools also hosts the Cullman City Head Start Program at our Primary School.

Our school system consistently ranks in the top 10 school systems in College ACT scores and the SAT10 evaluation.

Private Schools

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Cullman Christian School

St. Paul's Lutheran School

Sacred Heart Catholic School

St. Bernard Preparatory School

Vinemont Christian Academy

Wallace State Community College - Hanceville

Wallace State Community College Hanceville

Wallace State, ranked among the top 120 community colleges in America by the Aspen Institute, provides seamless educational opportunities from early high school entry to the graduate level. The college offers associate degree and certificates in more than 100 programs of study, including several fully online degrees. Through dual enrollment, the FastTrack Academy, Tech-Prep, and other programs, high school students seeking college credit in academic transfer programs, career technical education, public safety, and health care will find their needs met here. The STARS articulation system guarantees our students transferability of credit to any Alabama public college or university. For those who want to complete their bachelor's and master’s degrees on Wallace State's beautiful 300-acre campus may take advantage of our University Center partnerships and special articulation agreements, including, but not limited to those with Athens State University, the University of Alabama, UAB, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Auburn University, and Troy University.

James C. Bailey Center, Wallace State Hanceville

Our students obtain unprecedented levels of success, whether transferring, taking licensure exams or finding employment, and their satisfaction has been reflected in the College’s retention rate among students that exceeds the state and national average. Students who transfer to universities consistently outperform those who started there. Our graduates gain competitive jobs and high praise from employers. Licensure rates rank at or above state and national averages, and our students score above the national average on the Collegiate Assessment of Academic Performance (CAAP). For more information, visit or call (256) 352-8000.

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