Houston County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 11 public schools managed by Houston County School District serving 5,261 students in Ashford, Alabama.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Alabama state average of 45%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the state average of 18:1.

Houston County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Ashford Ashford Elementary School
    100 Barfield St
    Ashford, AL 36312
    (334)899-5912

    Grades: PK-6 | 751 students
  • Ashford Ashford High School
    607 Church St
    Ashford, AL 36312
    (334)899-5411

    Grades: 7-12 | 700 students
  • Cottonwood Cottonwood High School
    663 Houston St
    Cottonwood, AL 36320
    (334)691-2587

    Grades: K-12 | 740 students
  • Dothan Hope High School Vocational School
    1971 Reeves St. Suite 21
    Dothan, AL 36302
    (334)702-4168

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Dothan Houston Co Alternative School Alternative School
    315 N Foster St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334)671-9295

    Grades: K-12 | n/a students
  • Ashford Houston Co Area Vocational Center Vocational School
    662 West Main
    Ashford, AL 36312
    (334)899-3308

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Columbia Houston Co High School
    200 W Church St
    Columbia, AL 36319
    (334)696-2221

    Grades: 7-12 | 359 students
  • Dothan Rehobeth High School
    373 Malvern Road
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334)677-7002

    Grades: 9-12 | 728 students
  • Dothan Rehobeth Middle School
    5631 County Road 203
    Dothan, AL 36301
    (334)677-5153

    Grades: 6-8 | 573 students
  • Webb Webb Elementary School
    178 Depot St
    Webb, AL 36376
    (334)792-5744

    Grades: K-6 | 470 students
  • Newton Wicksburg High School
    1172 S State Highway 123
    Newton, AL 36352
    (334)692-5549

    Grades: K-12 | 940 students

Overview

School District NameHouston County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,261 students
# of Teachers293 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
# of Male Students2,747 students
% Male Students
52%
# of Female Students2,514 students
% Female Students
48%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.38
# of American Indian Students13 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students12 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students225 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students896 students
% Black Students
17%
# of White Students4,017 students
% White Students
76%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students93 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:35
# of Students in Kindergarten:262
# of Students in 1st Grade:292
# of Students in 2nd Grade:270
# of Students in 3rd Grade:303
# of Students in 4th Grade:287
# of Students in 5th Grade:290
# of Students in 6th Grade:495
# of Students in 7th Grade:526
# of Students in 8th Grade:527
# of Students in 9th Grade:540
# of Students in 10th Grade:505
# of Students in 11th Grade:501
# of Students in 12th Grade:428
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Houston County School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 94% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Houston 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)
42%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Houston 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 Houston County School District and public school graduation rate of AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $8,045 in this school district is less than the state average of $10,435. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,100 is less than the state average of $10,558. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (AL)
Total Revenue$52 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Houston County School District and average revenue for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$52 MM$30 MM
This chart display total spending of Houston County School District and average spending for each school distric in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,045$10,435
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Houston County School District and average revenue per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,100$10,558
This chart display average spending per public school student in Houston County School District and average spending per public school student in AL by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Houston County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.38, which is higher than the Alabama average of 0.34. The most diverse school in the district is Webb Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Alabama or national school diversity statistics.