Douglas Elementary School

Highway 75
Douglas, AL 35964
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
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Douglas Elementary School serves 504 students in grades 3-5.
Douglas Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Douglas Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Douglas Elementary School's student population of 504 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 3-5
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Douglas Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Douglas Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#840 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
41%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Douglas Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Douglas Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
58%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.500.59
This chart display the diversity score of Douglas Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Douglas Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMarshall County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Douglas Elementary School is Douglas High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Douglas Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Douglas Douglas High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 591 students
    0.0 miles
    225 Eagle Drive
    Douglas, AL 35964
    (256) 593-2810
    0 9-12 591
  • Douglas Douglas Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 480 students
    0.0 miles
    Highway 75
    Douglas, AL 35964
    (256) 593-1240
    0 6-8 480
  • Douglas Robert D Sloman Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 489 students
    0.0 miles
    200 Bethlehem Rd
    Douglas, AL 35964
    (256) 593-4912
    0 PK-2 489
  • Walnut Grove West End High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 394 students
    7.7 miles
    4515 Elm St
    Walnut Grove, AL 35990
    (256) 622-1112
    7.7 7-12 394
  • Albertville Albertville Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-4 | 906 students
    7.8 miles
    1100 Horton Rd
    Albertville, AL 35950
    (256) 894-4822
    7.8 3-4 906

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