Morris Slingluff Elementary School

4130 Westgate Parkway
Dothan, AL 36303
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Morris Slingluff Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Morris Slingluff 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 35-39% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Morris Slingluff Elementary School's student population of 382 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Morris Slingluff 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 Morris Slingluff Elementary School is 0.41, 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
#881 out of 1270 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
75%
33%
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White
16%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.410.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
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 Morris Slingluff Elementary School is Dothan Technology Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carver Magnet School (2.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dothan Dothan Technology Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    3165 Reeves St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1436
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Dothan Northview High School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,334 student
    0.9 miles
    3209 Reeves St
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1410
    0.9 9-12 1,334
  • Dothan Hope High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.4 miles
    1971 Reeves St Suite 21
    Dothan, AL 36302
    (334) 702-4168
    1.4 9-12 n/a
  • Dothan Pass Academy Alternative School

    2.0 miles
    201 E Wilson Street
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 671-1474
    2 n/a n/a
  • Dothan Carver Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 433 students
    2.7 miles
    1001 Webb Rd
    Dothan, AL 36303
    (334) 794-1440
    2.7 6-8 433

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