Kelly Springs Elementary School

1124 Kelly Springs Rd
Dothan, AL 36303
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Kelly Springs Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Kelly Springs Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 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 49% (which is higher 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 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kelly Springs Elementary School's student population of 451 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Kelly Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Kelly Springs Elementary School is 0.70, which is more 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
#618 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
16%
8%
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Black
32%
33%
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White
42%
55%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.700.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDothan City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kelly Springs Elementary School is Dale County High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Girard Middle School (3.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dothan Girard Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 22%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 490 students
    3.3 miles
    600 Girard Ave
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1426
    3.3 6-8 490
  • Dothan Girard Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 274 students
    3.4 miles
    522 Girard Ave
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1467
    3.4 PK-5 274
  • Dothan Highlands Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 502 students
    3.6 miles
    1400 S Brannon Stand Rd
    Dothan, AL 36305
    (334) 794-1459
    3.6 K-5 502
  • Dothan Morris Slingluff Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    3.9 miles
    4130 Westgate Parkway
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1479
    3.9 PK-5 382
  • Midland City Dale County High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 474 students
    4.1 miles
    11470 County Road 59
    Midland City, AL 36350
    (334) 983-3541
    4.1 9-12 474

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