Dale County School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 8 public schools in Dale County School District, serving 3,150 students.
  • Public school in Dale County School District have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the Alabama public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 46% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 20% of public schools in Alabama.
  • The top ranked public schools in Dale County School District are George W Long High School, Gw Long Elementary School and Ariton School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama public school average of 45% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is more than the Alabama public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameDale County School District
School District Websitehttp://www.dalecountyboe.org
School District Phone Number(334)774-2355
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
# of Schools8 Schools1,474 Schools
# of Students3,150 Students742,195 Students
# of Teachers170 Teachers42,154 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1

District Comparison

  • Dale County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 137 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dale County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dale County  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
94%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dale County  School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.410.59
# of American Indian Students13 Students6,934 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students11 Students10,786 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
1%
# of Hispanic Students122 Students58,766 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# of Black Students583 Students243,597 Students
% Black Students
19%
33%
# of White Students2,349 Students404,645 Students
% White Students
75%
55%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students840 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students67 Students16,627 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 15,520
# of Students in Kindergarten:23754,954
# of Students in 1st Grade:22856,387
# of Students in 2nd Grade:22555,562
# of Students in 3rd Grade:27157,484
# of Students in 4th Grade:23058,492
# of Students in 5th Grade:22757,872
# of Students in 6th Grade:25655,711
# of Students in 7th Grade:24455,600
# of Students in 8th Grade:26555,226
# of Students in 9th Grade:23757,301
# of Students in 10th Grade:23855,318
# of Students in 11th Grade:25353,920
# of Students in 12th Grade:23952,848
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,119 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,446. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $9,842 is less than the state average of $10,415. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$28 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dale County  School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$30 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Dale County  School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,119$10,446
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dale County  School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,842$10,415
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dale County  School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Dale County School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Ariton School Math: 57% | Reading: 52%
    Rank: Top 20%
    264 Creel Richardson Drive
    Ariton, AL 36311
    (334)762-2371

    Grades: K-12 | 690 students
  • Dale County High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    11470 County Road 59
    Midland City, AL 36350
    (334)983-3541

    Grades: 9-12 | 474 students
  • George W Long High School Math: 67% | Reading: 56%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2565 Co Rd 60
    Skipperville, AL 36374
    (334)774-2380

    Grades: 7-12 | 414 students
  • Gw Long Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 20%
    2567 Co Rd 60
    Skipperville, AL 36374
    (334)774-0021

    Grades: K-6 | 483 students
  • Midland City Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    48 Second Street
    Midland City, AL 36350
    (334)983-4591

    Grades: K-4 | 412 students
  • Newton Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    523 South College St
    Newton, AL 36352
    (334)445-5564

    Grades: K-6 | 253 students
  • Opportunity Academy Alternative School
    1044 Andrews Ave
    Ozark, AL 36360
    (334)774-5197

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • South Dale Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Top 50%
    309 Randolph Street
    Pinckard, AL 36371
    (334)983-3077

    Grades: 5-8 | 424 students
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