Douglas High School

225 Eagle Drive
Douglas, AL 35964
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Douglas High School serves 591 students in grades 9-12.
Douglas High 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Douglas High School's student population of 591 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students591 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Douglas High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,263 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Douglas High School is 0.48, 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
#978 out of 1263 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:117:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
32%
8%
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Black
1%
33%
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White
65%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.480.59
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
91%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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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 High School is West End High School (7.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Douglas Middle School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Douglas Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Douglas Douglas Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 504 students
    0.0 miles
    Highway 75
    Douglas, AL 35964
    (256) 593-4420
    0 3-5 504
  • Douglas Douglas Middle School Math: 44% | 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: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    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: 51% | 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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