Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 317 students
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

The Donoho School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
317 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
The Donoho School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
83%
Average Class Size
11 students
Number of AP Courses
11 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
Biology, Calculus AB, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, French, Microeconomics, Spanish, US Government, US History
Average SAT score
1320
Average ACT score
27
Matriculation DataMatric. Data

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Graduated scale ranging from $4755 for PK4 to $9494 for grades 9-12
Admissions Director
Mrs. Katie Newton
Admissions Associate
Sunnie Cotton

Sports

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.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does The Donoho School offer?

The Donoho School offers 12 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Mountain Biking, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball. The Donoho School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for most sports offered.

What is The Donoho School's ranking?

The Donoho School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Alabama for: Highest average ACT score, Highest percentage of faculty with advanced degrees, Largest student body and Most sports offered.

When is the application deadline for The Donoho School?

The application deadline for The Donoho School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked AL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 317 students
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $7,533 for elementary schools and $7,966 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).

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