The Donoho School

2501 Henry Road
Anniston, AL 36207-0362
     Tel: (256)237-5477
Grades: PK - 12 | 335 students
  • The Donoho School's mission is to provide a quality college-preparatory education to capable, highly motivated students.
The School is committed to the development of the total child by providing a challenging curriculum in an atmosphere conducive to good citizenship, personal integrity, and devotion to religious principles.
The school's academic, athletics, fine arts, and other student activities are designed to fulfill this commitment.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1963
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students 335 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 22%
State avg.: 22%
Students by Grade The Donoho School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 83%
Average Class Size 11 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French, Microeconomics, Spanish, US Government, US History  
Average SAT score 1855
Average ACT score 27

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Graduated scale ranging from $4305 for PK3 to $8975 for grades 9-12
% on Financial Aid 18%
Admissions Director Mrs. Sue Canter
Admissions Associate Mrs. Missy Hicks

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Academic teams, Band, Chorus, Drama, FOCUS Club, Fellowship of Christian Students, Forensics, Honor Council, National Honor Society, Student Government Association Academic teams, Band, Chorus, Drama, FOCUS Club, Forensics, Honor Council, Fellowship of Christian Students,
National Honor Society,
Student Government Association,

School Notes:

  • Donoho enjoys a record of 100 percent acceptance of its students into college
  • In the past five years, The Donoho School students have been recognized for several academic honors:
              5 National Merit Finalists  
              2 National Merit Commended Students  
              4 AP Scholars with Distinction  
              5 AP Scholars with Honor  
              9 AP Scholars
  • The academic facilities are designed to accommodate the college preparatory program and accentuate the learning environment.

Profile last updated: 11/06/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Faith Christian School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Faith Christian School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Faith Christian School (1.4 miles away)
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