Dothan, AL
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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (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

9,390 Students enrolled in District

20 Schools in District

19 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Beverlye Middle School
1025 S Beverlye Rd
Dothan, AL, 36301
06-08
Carver Magnet School For Math Sci And Tech
1001 Webb Rd
Dothan, AL, 36303
06-08
Child Count Only School
None Provided
Dothan, AL, 36301
PK-12
Cloverdale Elem School
303 Rollins Ave
Dothan, AL, 36301
KG-05
Dothan High School
1236 S Oates St
Dothan, AL, 36301
09-12
Dothan Tech Ctr School
3165 Reeves St
Dothan, AL, 36303
09-12
Girard Elem School
522 Girard Ave
Dothan, AL, 36303
KG-05
Girard Middle School
600 Girard Ave
Dothan, AL, 36303
06-08
Grandview Elem School
900 Sixth Avenue
Dothan, AL, 36301
KG-05
Heard Elem 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) 39.1% 57.5%
Black 54.9% 34.0%
Hispanic 4.4% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.3% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 59.0% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.3% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,377 $50,280,327 57.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $481 $4,497,831 5.1%
Staff $487 $4,553,937 5.2%
General Administration $207 $1,935,657 2.2%
School Administration $557 $5,208,507 5.9%
Operation $682 $6,377,382 7.3%
Transportation $388 $3,628,188 4.1%
Other $201 $1,879,551 2.1%
Total Support $3,002 $28,071,702 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,014 $9,481,914 10.8%
Total Expenditures $9,394 $87,843,294 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

Houston County School District Details

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

6,302 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Ashford Elem School
100 Barfield St
Ashford, AL, 36312
KG-06
Ashford High School
607 Church St
Ashford, AL, 36312
07-12
Cottonwood High School
663 Houston St
Cottonwood, AL, 36320
KG-12
Hope High School
1971 Reeves St. Suite 21
Dothan, AL, 36303
09-12
Houston Co Alt School
315 N Foster St
Dothan, AL, 36303
KG-12
Houston Co Area Voc Ctr School
801 8th Ave
Ashford, AL, 36312
09-12
Houston Co High School
200 W Church St
Columbia, AL, 36319
07-12
Rehobeth Elem 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) 79.6% 57.5%
Black 15.5% 34.0%
Hispanic 4.5% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 58.7% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 51.1% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.6% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,981 $31,370,338 54.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $640 $4,030,720 7.0%
Staff $134 $843,932 1.5%
General Administration $155 $976,190 1.7%
School Administration $472 $2,972,656 5.2%
Operation $683 $4,301,534 7.5%
Transportation $540 $3,400,920 5.9%
Other $286 $1,801,228 3.1%
Total Support $2,910 $18,327,180 31.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,234 $7,771,732 13.5%
Total Expenditures $9,126 $57,475,548 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,179 $3,853,779,893 50.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $528 $392,761,542 5.1%
Staff $386 $287,253,877 3.8%
General Administration $236 $175,496,358 2.3%
School Administration $561 $417,335,809 5.5%
Operation $860 $639,825,182 8.4%
Transportation $464 $345,007,579 4.5%
Other $202 $150,130,865 2.0%
Total Support $3,236 $2,407,871,455 31.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,868 $1,389,957,875 18.2%
Total Expenditures $10,282 $7,651,610,684 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%