Kelly Springs Elementary School

1124 Kelly Springs Rd
Dothan, AL 36303
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 513 students in grades Kindergarten-6, Kelly Springs Elementary 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 is 19% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 513 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • : Bottom 50% in AL
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Kelly Springs Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Kelly Springs Elementary School's student population of 513 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
513 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Kelly Springs Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kelly Springs Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#737 out of 1285 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Kelly Springs Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
19%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
39%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kelly Springs Elementary 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 2021-22 school year data.
15-19%
38%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Kelly Springs Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
3%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
42%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
32%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kelly Springs Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Alabama.
0.70
This chart displays the diversity score of Kelly Springs Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
44%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kelly Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kelly Springs Elementary School's ranking?
Kelly Springs Elementary School is ranked #737 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Kelly Springs Elementary School often compared to?
Kelly Springs Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Highlands Elementary School, Webb Elementary School, Rehobeth Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Kelly Springs Elementary School?
513 students attend Kelly Springs Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Kelly Springs Elementary School students are Black, 32% of students are White, 16% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kelly Springs Elementary School?
Kelly Springs Elementary School has a student ration of 17:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Kelly Springs Elementary School offer ?
Kelly Springs Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-6
What school district is Kelly Springs Elementary School part of?
Kelly Springs Elementary School is part of Dothan City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 513 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 68%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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