Fort Payne, AL
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Fort Payne 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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Fort Payne City School District Details

Fort Payne City School District
205 45th St Ne
Fort Payne, AL 35967

3,168 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

18 Students Per Classroom (State average is 17)

Fort Payne 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.

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
Fort Payne High School
201 45th St Ne
Fort Payne, AL, 35967
09-12
Fort Payne Middle School
4910 Martin Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL, 35967
05-08
Williams Avenue Elem School
1700 Williams Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL, 35967
03-04
Wills Valley Elem School
4111 Williams Ave Ne
Fort Payne, AL, 35967
PK-02

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 58.4% 57.5%
Black 3.6% 34.0%
Hispanic 37.2% 6.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.9%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 62.2% 51.4%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 57.8% 46.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.4% 5.0%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,050 $15,503,500 57.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $322 $988,540 3.6%
Staff $226 $693,820 2.5%
General Administration $249 $764,430 2.8%
School Administration $416 $1,277,120 4.7%
Operation $705 $2,164,350 8.0%
Transportation $308 $945,560 3.5%
Other $302 $927,140 3.4%
Total Support $2,527 $7,757,890 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,286 $3,948,020 14.5%
Total Expenditures $8,863 $27,209,410 100.0%
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%

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