Dothan High School

1236 South Oates St, Dothan, AL 36301 | (334) 794-1400
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,178
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1236 S Oates St, Dothan, AL 36301
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Matthew Daniel Humphrey
  • Fax: (334) 677-0099
  • Website: www.dothan.k12.al.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Shared Time School
School District Details
  • Dothan City School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $9,349
  • Graduation Rate: 74.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 17.1
  • Enrolled Students: 9,195

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,178
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 63.2
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 553 (46.9%)
  • Females: 625 (53.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 84 (7.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 585 (49.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 669 (56.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dothan High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black68458.1%
Asian80.7%
Hispanic181.5%
White46839.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dothan High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade34729.5%
10th Grade30626.0%
11th Grade27423.3%
12th Grade25121.3%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Dothan High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on AHSGE state exams in the following subjects:
  • Biology
  • Language
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies

AHSGE - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201085.4%90.6%93.3%
200990.7%90.9%87.6%
200866.9%72.5%72.6%
 
Language Test
201068.5%76.3%78.5%
200982.6%83.3%81.8%
200877.0%75.5%77.0%
 
Math Test
201079.1%84.4%84.3%
200981.0%84.2%85.6%
200878.4%79.7%84.0%
 
Reading Test
201077.2%81.6%81.8%
200976.8%80.8%81.6%
200873.4%77.0%81.2%
 
Social Studies Test
201060.2%67.5%73.1%
200978.7%79.3%78.9%
200861.3%63.5%72.6%
 
Science Test
200975.0%73.9%75.8%
200869.3%74.6%81.2%
 

Grade 12 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Biology Test
201094.5%94.9%94.0%
 
Language Test
201087.3%88.2%91.1%
200987.9%88.7%92.8%
200893.2%93.1%94.5%
 
Math Test
201089.6%91.8%94.7%
200992.2%91.9%95.4%
200896.4%95.5%95.5%
 
Reading Test
201090.3%91.5%93.6%
200990.4%91.0%94.2%
200892.5%93.3%95.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201084.6%84.5%90.5%
200981.6%82.3%91.6%
200891.1%90.6%93.0%
 
Science Test
200986.2%87.9%93.6%
200891.8%93.1%95.2%
 
Source: AL Department of Education 2009-2010

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