Dothan Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2017
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Districts in Dothan


Dothan City School District Details

Dothan City School District
500 Dusy Street
Dothan, AL 36301

8,967 Students enrolled in District

19 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Dothan City School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
46%
42%
45%
42%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Beverlye Magnet School
1025 S Beverlye Rd
Dothan, AL, 36301
06-08
Carver Magnet School
1001 Webb Rd
Dothan, AL, 36303
06-08
Cloverdale Elementary School
303 Rollins Ave
Dothan, AL, 36301
PK-05
Dothan High School
1236 S Oates St
Dothan, AL, 36301
09-12
Dothan Technology Center School
3165 Reeves St
Dothan, AL, 36303
09-12
Faine Elementary School
1901 Stringer St
Dothan, AL, 36303
PK-05
Girard Elementary School
522 Girard Ave
Dothan, AL, 36303
PK-05
Girard Middle School
600 Girard Ave
Dothan, AL, 36303
06-08
Grandview Elementary School
900 Sixth Avenue
Dothan, AL, 36301
KG-05
Heard Magnet School
201 Daniel Cir
Dothan, AL, 36301
KG-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 33.4% 55.6%
Black 58.6% 33.1%
Hispanic 5.7% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 1.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.1% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.2% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 6.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,537 $51,012,381 58.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $538 $4,956,594 5.7%
Staff $448 $4,127,424 4.7%
General Administration $170 $1,566,210 1.8%
School Administration $586 $5,398,818 6.2%
Operation $632 $5,822,616 6.7%
Transportation $414 $3,814,182 4.4%
Other $194 $1,787,322 2.1%
Total Support $2,981 $27,463,953 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $932 $8,586,516 9.9%
Total Expenditures $9,449 $87,053,637 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%

Houston County School District Details

Houston County School District
404 West Washington St
Dothan, AL 36302

6,418 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 18)

Houston County School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Alabama

(10 is best)

Better than of AL school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
54%
46%
49%
45%
58%
46%
54%
46%
49%
45%
58%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ashford Elementary School
100 Barfield St
Ashford, AL, 36312
PK-05
Ashford High School
607 Church St
Ashford, AL, 36312
06-12
Cottonwood High School
663 Houston St
Cottonwood, AL, 36320
PK-12
Hope High School
1971 Reeves St Suite 21
Dothan, AL, 36303
09-12
Houston County Alternative School
315 N Foster St
Dothan, AL, 36303
KG-12
Houston County Area Vocational Center School
662 West Main
Dothan, AL, 36301
09-12
Houston County High School
200 W Church St
Columbia, AL, 36319
07-12
Rehobeth Elementary School
5631 County Road 203
Rehobeth, AL, 36301
PK-05
Rehobeth High School
373 Malvern Road
Dothan, AL, 36301
09-12
Rehobeth Middle School
5631 County Road 203
Rehobeth, AL, 36301
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 77.1% 55.6%
Black 16.4% 33.1%
Hispanic 5.9% 8.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 1.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.4% 55.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.3% 49.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 6.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,032 $32,295,376 51.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $616 $3,953,488 6.3%
Staff $136 $872,848 1.4%
General Administration $141 $904,938 1.4%
School Administration $528 $3,388,704 5.4%
Operation $673 $4,319,314 6.9%
Transportation $575 $3,690,350 5.9%
Other $302 $1,938,236 3.1%
Total Support $2,971 $19,067,878 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,752 $11,244,336 18.0%
Total Expenditures $9,755 $62,607,590 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,466 $4,043,398,539 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $603 $446,336,991 5.6%
Staff $404 $298,535,726 3.7%
General Administration $246 $181,980,736 2.3%
School Administration $599 $442,778,073 5.5%
Operation $892 $659,748,374 8.2%
Transportation $486 $359,720,494 4.5%
Other $227 $167,650,576 2.1%
Total Support $3,456 $2,556,609,550 31.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,936 $1,431,942,391 17.8%
Total Expenditures $10,858 $8,031,926,229 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%