Donehoo Elementary School



Donehoo Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Donehoo Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 58
1 46
2 32
3 40
4 39
5 33
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Donehoo Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gadsden, AL in the Gadsden City School District. It enrolls 266 students in grades 1st through 12th. Donehoo Elementary School is the 669th largest public school in Alabama and the 44,000th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 266
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.02
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,000th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 669th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 280th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 653rd out of 783

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Donehoo Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 139
(52%)
2,007
(51%)
 Female 127
(48%)
1,909
(49%)

Donehoo Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 208
(78%)
1,808
(46%)
 White 32
(12%)
1,619
(41%)
 Hispanic 19
(7%)
394
(10%)
 Two or More 7
(3%)
60
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
29
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Donehoo Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 206
(77%)
2,621
(67%)
 Not Eligible 34
(13%)
1,045
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(10%)
250
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Donehoo Elementary School is ranked 490th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Donehoo Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.8%. 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.

Donehoo Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 239
2006 247
2007 248
2008 254
2009 250
2010 262
2011 250
2012 266

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 13.6
2007 14.7
2008 14.4
2009 14.9
2010 14
2011 13.4
2012 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87029288702929
2006 0.80971659919028
2007 0.76612903225806
2008 0.88188976377953
2009 0.888
2010 0.87404580152672
2011 0.872
2012 0.87218045112782

Compare Donehoo Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 87.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Donehoo Elementary School
Gadsden, AL
Public PK - 05 266 12.7:1  
East Gadsden Baptist Church Kindergarten
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Private PK - 08 113 8:1 2 miles
Eura Brown Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 421 14.4:1 3 miles
Thompson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 214 11.8:1 3 miles
Episcopal Day School
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Private PK - 12 88 4:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 359 11.6:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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