Donehoo Elementary School



Donehoo Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Donehoo Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 40
1 47
2 36
3 51
4 45
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 288 students in grades 1st through 12th. Donehoo Elementary School is the 647th largest public school in Alabama and the 42,607th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 288
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,607th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 647th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 279th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 642nd out of 782

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Donehoo Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 158
(55%)
1,825
(49%)
 Male 130
(45%)
1,883
(51%)

Donehoo Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 201
(70%)
1,661
(45%)
 White 48
(17%)
1,402
(38%)
 Hispanic 32
(11%)
515
(14%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
88
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
35
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Donehoo Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 199
(69%)
2,475
(67%)
 Not Eligible 60
(21%)
1,006
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(10%)
227
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Donehoo Elementary School is ranked 445th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Donehoo Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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
2013 273
2014 300
2015 288

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
2013 15.2
2014 17.1
2015 16.5

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
2013 0.87912087912088
2014 0.78333333333333
2015 0.79166666666667

Compare Donehoo Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 79.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Donehoo Elementary School
Gadsden, AL
Public PK - 05 288 16.5:1  
Adams Elementary School
Gadsden, AL
Public PK - 05 408 17.2:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 142 10:1 2 miles
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Public 06 - 08 449 16.6:1 2 miles
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Litchfield Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 202 12.6:1 2 miles
Episcopal Day School
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Private PK - 12 56 10:1 3 miles
Eura Brown Elementary School
Gadsden, AL
Public KG - 05 352 16.1:1 3 miles
Thompson Elementary School
Gadsden, AL
Public PK - 05 237 16.7:1 3 miles
Coosa Christian School
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Private PK - 12 310 14:1 4 miles
Sansom Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 414 15.4:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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