The Donoho School

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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)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1963
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2005

Student Body

Total Students317 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade The Donoho School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
83%
Average Class Size11 students
Number of AP Courses11 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French, Microeconomics, Spanish, US Government, US History
Average SAT score1320
Average ACT score27
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesGraduated scale ranging from $4755 for PK4 to $9494 for grades 9-12
Admissions DirectorMrs. Katie Newton
Admissions AssociateSunnie Cotton

Sports

Total Sports Offered12 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
Mountain BikingSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

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

School Notes

  • Ranked the 4th Best Independent School in the state of Alabama two years running (niche.com)
  • Donoho provides an outstanding college preparatory experience, 22 athletics teams, highest-caliber fine arts, and numerous opportunities for student enrichment and community service.
  • Donoho enjoys a record of 100 percent acceptance of its students into college
  • The Donoho School averages a 27.5 ACT composite, while the state of Alabama's independent school averages a 22 composite.
  • The academic facilities are designed to accommodate the college preparatory program and accentuate the learning environment.
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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $6,323 for elementary schools and $7,659 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).