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Aspects of School Culture: Alice Coachman Elementary School

Students recite the mission statement each morning during student-led morning announcements. Faculty and staff are hired based on their commitment to this mission and seek to work at Coachman Elementary because of the educational power of this shared vision. Parents choose Alice Coachman for its strong academic climate, emphasis on skills development, and its caring environment, while community members contribute time, funds, and expertise to reinforce this positive, structured environment, and keep the school successful. Read the transcript of Aspects of School Culture. Return to the general introduction to Alice Coachman Elementary School

Contact Information

Alice Coachman Elementary School
1425 West Oakridge Drive
Albany, GA 31707-5306
(229) 431-3488 FAX: (229) 431-3490
http://www.dougherty.k12.ga.us/schools/alicecoachman.htm

Student Demographics
2009-2010 Academic Year

Demographic Feature Data
Number of Students K -5 347
Students eligible for subsidized meals 96%
Limited English proficient students  0%
Students receiving special education services 12%
African American students 95%
White students  4%
Hispanic students  1%
Average teacher turnover rate, last 5 years  2%
Student:Teacher ratio 14:1