Faine Elementary School
8 May 2023 / by Crystal Brown
About Faine Elementary School
Faine Elementary School is a public school located in the heart of the city. It serves students from kindergarten through fifth grade and is part of the local school district. Faine Elementary is known for its strong commitment to academic excellence and providing a safe and nurturing environment for its students. The school offers a variety of programs that focus on developing the whole child, including art, music, physical education, and technology. The school also has a library with a wide selection of books and other resources.
Faine Elementary is dedicated to helping its students reach their full potential. The school staff works hard to ensure that the students have the skills and knowledge they need to succeed in their future endeavors. The school also has a number of extracurricular activities, such as sports teams, clubs, and student-run organizations.
Faine Elementary is a great place to learn and grow. The school is committed to providing its students with the best education possible and helping them to become successful and well-rounded individuals.
1901 Stringer St
Dothan, AL 36303
K – 6
Overview Faine Elementary School
Faine Elementary School serves 384 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Faine Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 24%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).
Verdict on Faine Elementary School
Faine Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,276 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.The diversity score of Faine Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school’s diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.