Dothan High School (Closed 2021)

1236 S Oates St
Dothan, AL 36301
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Serving 1,155 students in grades 9-12, Dothan High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 37% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 47%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 37% (which was lower than the Alabama state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 70% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,155 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

This School
State Level (AL)
(18-19)
37%
47%
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(18-19)
37%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dothan High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
5%
10%
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Black
63%
32%
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White
30%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.52
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(18-19)
83%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
37% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% AL state average).
What is the graduation rate of Dothan High School?
The graduation rate of Dothan High School is 83%, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 91%.
How many students attend Dothan High School?
1,155 students attend Dothan High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
63% of Dothan High School students are Black, 30% of students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Dothan High School?
Dothan High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is equal to the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Dothan High School offer ?
Dothan High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Dothan High School part of?
Dothan High School is part of Dothan City School District.

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