Dothan High School

Dothan High School serves 1,155 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% 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 65% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 72%.

Overview

The student population of 1155 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 1,155 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
5%
Black
60%
34%
White
38%
57%
All Ethnic Groups
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 0.31
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.
60%
52%
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.
8%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,229 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 65% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,811 is less than the state average of $9,620. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,229 is less than the state average of $10,180. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Dothan City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
7
Number of Students Managed 9,229 2,979
Graduation Rate 65% 72%
District Total Revenue $80 MM $29 MM
District Spending $84 MM $31 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,811 $9,620
District Spending / Student $9,229 $10,180
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby 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
    500 Dusy St
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)793-1397
    Alternative School

    0.6 mi | Gr. PK-12 | n/a students                      
  • DothanCloverdale Elementary School
    303 Rollins Ave
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1487
    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 337 students                      
  • DothanGrandview Elementary School
    900 6th Ave
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1483
    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 389 students                      
  • DothanHouston Co Alternative School
    Alternative School
    315 North Foster St
    DothanAL 36303
    (334)671-9295
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-12 | n/a students                      
  • DothanSelma Street Elementary School
    1501 West Selma St
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1463
    1.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 517 students                      

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