Dale County High School

Dale County High School serves 474 students in grades 9-12.
Dale County High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dale County High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Dale County High School's student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students474 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Dale County High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dale County High School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank
#446 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:117:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
26%
33%
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White
70%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.59
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDale County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dale County High School is Dothan Technology Center (8.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Dale Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Midland City Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Midland City Midland City Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 412 students
    0.5 miles
    48 Second Street
    Midland City, AL 36350
    (334) 983-4591
    0.5 K-4 412
  • Pinckard South Dale Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 424 students
    2.5 miles
    309 Randolph Street
    Pinckard, AL 36371
    (334) 983-3077
    2.5 5-8 424
  • Dothan Kelly Springs Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
    4.1 miles
    1124 Kelly Springs Rd
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 983-6565
    4.1 PK-5 451
  • Newton Newton Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-6 | 253 students
    5.5 miles
    523 South College St
    Newton, AL 36352
    (334) 445-5564
    5.5 K-6 253
  • Dothan Highlands Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    6.6 miles
    1400 S Brannon Stand Rd
    Dothan, AL 36305
    (334) 794-1459
    6.6 K-5 502

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