Dothan High School

  • Dothan High School serves 1,241 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Dothan High School operates within the Dothan City School District.
  • Dothan City School District's 67% graduation rate is lower than the AL state average of 74%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1241 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 69 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,241 students
Dothan High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dothan High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Dothan High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Dothan High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 18:1 18:1
Dothan High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Dothan High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Dothan High School Black Students (1998-2015)
Black
60%
33%
Dothan High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
36%
56%
Dothan High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dothan High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
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.
0.51 0.32
Dothan High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
58%
47%
Dothan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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%
5%
Dothan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dothan City School District's student population of 9,390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 67% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,041 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,394 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dothan City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 9,390 2,879
Dothan City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 67% 74%
Dothan City School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $85 MM $28 MM
Dothan City School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $88 MM $29 MM
Dothan City School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,041 $9,721
Dothan City School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,394 $10,229
Dothan City School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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  • DothanCloverdale Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 409 students
    0.8 miles
    303 Rollins Ave
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1487
    0.8KG-5409
  • DothanGrandview Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 441 students
    1.1 miles
    900 6th Ave
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1483
    1.1KG-5441
  • DothanHouston Co Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: KG-12
    1.2 miles
    315 N Foster St
    DothanAL 36303
    (334)671-9295
    1.2KG-12n/a
  • DothanSelma Street Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 495 students
    1.2 miles
    1501 W Selma St
    DothanAL 36301
    (334)794-1463
    1.2KG-5495
  • Dothan Montana Street Acadc Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: KG-5 | 490 students
    1.9 miles
    1001 Montana St
    DothanAL 36303
    (334)794-1475
    1.9KG-5490

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