Dothan High School



Dothan High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dothan High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 290
10 311
11 265
12 289

Dothan High School is a public high school of the Dothan City School District located in Dothan, AL. It has 1,155 students in grades 8th through 12th. Dothan High School is the 51st largest public high school in Alabama and the 4,938th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.3 to 1.

Total Students: 1,155
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.95

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Dothan High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 587
(51%)
2,391
(52%)
 Female 568
(49%)
2,230
(48%)

Dothan High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 686
(59%)
2,595
(56%)
 White 434
(38%)
1,803
(39%)
 Hispanic 22
(2%)
137
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
53
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
22
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Dothan High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 701
(61%)
2,656
(57%)
 Not Eligible 361
(31%)
1,679
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 93
(8%)
286
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dothan High School is ranked 25th out of 0 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dothan High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.7%) is higher than the state average of 56.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dothan High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1431
2006 1399
2007 1440
2008 1333
2009 1178
2010 1168
2011 1193
2012 1155

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 18.8
2007 16.2
2008 16.3
2009 18.6
2010 19.6
2011 18.4
2012 19.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48567435359888
2006 0.48034310221587
2007 0.52638888888889
2008 0.54913728432108
2009 0.5679117147708
2010 0.64897260273973
2011 0.6303436714166
2012 0.68744588744589

Compare Dothan High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,461.4% 14.6:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,930.0% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 56.7%
 
This School 68.7%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dothan High School
Dothan, AL
Public 08 - 12 1,155 19.3:1  
Emmanuel Christian School
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Private PK - 12 492 17:1 3 miles
Girard Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 481 13:1 3 miles
Beverlye Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 523 16.2:1 3 miles
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Public 06 - 09 572 20.2:1 3 miles
Honeysuckle Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 600 12.6:1 3 miles
Houston Academy
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Private PK - 12 615 11:1 4 miles
Northview High School
Dothan, AL
Public 08 - 12 1,290 19.1:1 5 miles
Northside Methodist Church & Academy
Dothan, AL
Private PK - 12 370 10:1 5 miles
Providence Christian School
Dothan, AL
Private 01 - 12 708 14:1 6 miles
Rehobeth Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 530 18.3:1 7 miles
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