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Decatur City School District

  • Schools
    20
  • Students
    8,700
  • Teachers
    531

Decatur City School District is a public school district in Alabama. They serve 8,700 students across 20 schools, and its teachers have had 98 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact Decatur City School District Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (256) 552-3000
  • 302 4th Ave NE
  • Decatur, AL-1972
  • Website

Decatur City School District Students

68%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
42%
of its student body are Black, Latino, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

Decatur City School District Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

Decatur City School District had a total revenue of $105.7 million in the 2016-17 school year. 43.9% came from local sources, 46.8% from state sources, and 9.3% from federal sources.

Decatur City School District had a per-pupil revenue of $12,153 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 43.9% came from local sources, 46.8% from state sources, and 9.3% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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Decatur City School District Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 26, 2022

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Decatur City School District

$52,629
raised using DonorsChoose
98
projects funded
52
teachers funded
399
donors
7
projects for basic supplies
7
projects for technology
16
projects for books
1
project for art supplies

Decatur City School District has received support from 320 individuals from Alabama and 79 individuals out-of-state.

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