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
9 334
10 298
11 327
12 291

Dothan High School is a public high school of the Dothan City School District located in Dothan, AL. It has 1,250 students in grades 9th through 12th. Dothan High School is the 45th largest public high school in Alabama and the 4,526th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.7 to 1.

Total Students: 1,250
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 70.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,526th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 45th out of 387
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 195th out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 40th out of 381

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Dothan High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 633
(51%)
1,306
(51%)
 Female 617
(49%)
1,272
(49%)

Dothan High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 765
(61%)
1,466
(57%)
 White 417
(33%)
952
(37%)
 Hispanic 51
(4%)
106
(4%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
22
(1%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
27
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Dothan High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 753
(60%)
1,417
(55%)
 Not Eligible 385
(31%)
966
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 112
(9%)
195
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Dothan High School is ranked 6th out of 384 ranked schools in Alabama, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dothan High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.1%. 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
2013 1221
2014 1241
2015 1250

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
2013 20.8
2014 17.9
2015 17.7

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
2013 0.65356265356265
2014 0.68170829975826
2015 0.692

Compare Dothan High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,641.3% 16.4:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
This School 69.2%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,250 17.7:1  
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