Dekalb County School District

  • 500 GRAND AVE SW
  • FORT PAYNE, AL 35967
  • (256) 638-6921
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District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate67.7%69.0%
Dropout Rate1.0%2.2%
Per Pupil Spending$8,929$8,646
Students Per Teacher15.115.6
Number of Schools15-
Number of Students8,961-
Number of (FTE) Teachers592-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment8,96115.1
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students44
Kindergarten Students764
1st Grade Students686
2nd Grade Students722
3rd Grade Students705
4th Grade Students735
5th Grade Students699
6th Grade Students670
7th Grade Students708
8th Grade Students675
9th Grade Students710
10th Grade Students614
11th Grade Students591
12th Grade Students558
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native1,029
Asian or Pacific Islander12
Hispanic1,842
Black (Non-Hispanic)90
White (Non-Hispanic)5,906
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male4,572
Female4,307

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers59215.1
Prekindergarten Teachers1-
Kindergarten Teachers68-
Elementary Teachers261-
Secondary Teachers262-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides8
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors87
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors23
Elementary13
Secondary1
Other9
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians17
Library Support Staff6
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff408
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators9
LEA Administrative Support Staff19
School Administrators29
School Administrative Support Staff26
Student Support Services23
Other Support Services Staff302

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$91,271,000-
Total Local Revenues$16,653,00018.2%
Property Tax$4,577,0005.0%
All Other Taxes$19,0000.02%
Other School Systems$40,0000.04%
Cities and Counties$3,685,0004.0%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$20,0000.02%
School Lunch$1,720,0001.9%
District Activity Receipts$2,780,0003.0%
Other Sales and Services$735,0000.8%
Rents and Royalties$32,0000.04%
Sale of Property$191,0000.2%
Interest Earnings$253,0000.3%
Fines and Forfeits$5,0000.01%
Private Contributions$230,0000.3%
Miscellaneous$2,366,0002.6%
Total State Revenues$65,315,00071.6%
General Formula Assistance$46,731,00051.2%
Staff Improvement Programs$65,0000.07%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$1,276,0001.4%
Bilingual Education Programs$365,0000.4%
Capital Outlay and Debt Services Programs$1,978,0002.2%
Transportation Programs$4,701,0005.2%
Other Programs$10,199,00011.2%
Total Federal Revenues$9,303,00010.2%
Through State - Title I$2,921,0003.2%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$1,844,0002.0%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$470,0000.5%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$575,0000.6%
Through State - Title V, Part A$15,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$156,0000.2%
Through State - Bilingual Education$162,0000.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$2,653,0002.9%
Through State - Other$304,0000.3%
Direct - Indian Education$203,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$78,198,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$48,049,00061.4%
Total Support Services Expenditures$24,252,00031.0%
Student Support$5,032,0005.5%
Instructional Staff Support$1,784,0002.0%
General Administration Support$2,034,0002.2%
School Administration Support$3,656,0004.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$6,021,0006.6%
Student Transportation Support$4,448,0004.9%
Other Support Services$1,277,0001.4%
Total Other Expenditures$5,897,0007.5%
Food Services$5,897,0006.5%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate 67.7%
Total Diploma Count 433
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients 37
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-12251.0%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Dekalb County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 15
  • Students: 8,961
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 592
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ALTERNATIVE SCHOOL
409 Main St East
Rainsville, AL
Public | 5-12
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COLLINSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
802 South Valley St
Collinsville, AL
Public | KG-12
728 14.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
CROSSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
63 Justice St
Crossville, AL
Public | KG-5
923 17.1

4.5 out of 5
2 Reviews
CROSSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
5405 Co Rd 28
Crossville, AL
Public | 6-12
886 16.5

5 out of 5
1 Review
DEKALB ANNEX SCHOOL
409 East Main St
Rainsville, AL
Public | KG-12
- -

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DEKALB VOCATIONAL SCHOOL
409 Main St East
Rainsville, AL
Public | 10-12
- -

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FYFFE HIGH SCHOOL
153 Church St
Fyffe, AL
Public | KG-12
962 16.6

5 out of 5
2 Reviews
GERALDINE SCHOOL
13011 Hwy 227
Geraldine, AL
Public | KG-12
1,205 17.9

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
HENAGAR JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
85 Woodview Rd
Henagar, AL
Public | KG-8
326 11.4

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IDER SCHOOL
1064 Crabapple Ln
Ider, AL
Public | KG-12
808 10.9

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MOON LAKE SCHOOL
5855 East River Rd
Mentone, AL
Public | KG-6
121 12.1

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PLAINVIEW SCHOOL
76 Chavies Rd
Rainsville, AL
Public | KG-12
1,239 16.0

5 out of 5
3 Reviews
RUHUMA JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL
3371 County Rd 81
Fort Payne, AL
Public | KG-8
195 10.8

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SYLVANIA SCHOOL
133 1st St Nw
Sylvania, AL
Public | KG-12
979 15.7

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VALLEY HEAD HIGH SCHOOL
235 1st Ave
Valley Head, AL
Public | KG-12
509 11.4

4 out of 5
5 Reviews
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