Girard Middle School

600 Girard Ave, Dothan, AL 36303 | (334) 794-1426
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 541
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Greg W Yance
  • Fax: (334) 794-6373
  • Website:
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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: 541
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 44.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 298 (55.1%)
  • Females: 243 (44.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 35 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 399 (73.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 434 (80.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Girard Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Girard Middle School
  Number Percent
5th Grade10.2%
6th Grade19235.5%
7th Grade16129.8%
8th Grade18734.6%
Source: AL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for Girard Middle School

  • Reviewed by Staff Member on May 29, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • GMS utilizes the strategic teaching model. The faculty works well with students to provide a supportive environment.

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