Dothan High School

Dothan High School serves 1,221 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the AL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 43%.
Dothan High School operates within the Dothan City School District.
The school district's 67% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

The student population of 1221 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 59 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,221 students
Dothan High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dothan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 59 teachers
Dothan High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dothan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 16:1
Dothan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Dothan High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
61%
34%
Dothan High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
37%
57%
Dothan High School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dothan High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.32
Dothan High School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
52%
Dothan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Dothan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,351 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,161 is less than the state average of $10,181. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,269 is less than the state average of $10,301. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Dothan City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
7
Number of Students Managed 9,351 3,026
Dothan City School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 74%
Dothan City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $30 MM
Dothan City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $85 MM $30 MM
Dothan City School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,161 $10,181
Dothan City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,269 $10,301
Dothan City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Child Count Only (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Child Count Only (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Child Count Only (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DothanChild Count Only
    Alternative School
    0.6 miles | Grades: PK-12500 Dusy St
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)793-1397
    0.6PK-12n/a
  • DothanCloverdale Elementary School
    0.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 318 students303 Rollins Ave
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1487
    0.8KG-5318
  • DothanGrandview Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 398 students900 Sixth Ave
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1483
    1.1KG-5398
  • DothanHouston Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-12315 North Foster St
    DothanAL 36303
    (334)671-9295
    1.2KG-12n/a
  • DothanSelma Street Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 575 students1501 West Selma St
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1463
    1.2KG-5575

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