Dobbs Elementary School

Dobbs Elementary School serves 482 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Dobbs Elementary School operates within the Hickman Mills C-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 482 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 482 students
Dobbs Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Dobbs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Dobbs Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Dobbs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Dobbs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
10%
5%
Dobbs Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
74%
16%
Dobbs Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
13%
73%
Dobbs Elementary School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Dobbs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.43 0.22
Dobbs Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
81%
42%
Dobbs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Dobbs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Hickman Mills C-1 School District's student population of 6,491 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,329 is higher than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,828 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Hickman Mills C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
2
Number of Students Managed 6,491 586
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $6 MM
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $92 MM $6 MM
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,329 $9,469
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $13,828 $9,562
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Hickman Mills Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hickman Mills Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hickman Mills Junior High School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Kansas CityHickman Mills Junior High School
    Grades: 8-9 | 948 students
    0.5 miles
    9010 Old Santa Fe Rd
    Kansas CityMO 64138
    (816)316-7300
    0.58-9948
  • Kansas CityTruman Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 423 students
    0.6 miles
    9601 James Reed Rd
    Kansas CityMO 64134
    (816)316-8100
    0.6KG-5423
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    Grades: KG-5 | 462 students
    0.7 miles
    8908 Old Santa Fe Rd
    Kansas CityMO 64138
    (816)316-7950
    0.7KG-5462
  • Kansas CityEarly Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 225 students
    1.6 miles
    5401 East 103rd St
    Kansas CityMO 64137
    (816)316-7060
    1.6PK225
  • Kansas CitySouth Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 632 students
    1.8 miles
    8401 East 83rd St
    Kansas CityMO 64138
    (816)268-7380
    1.86-8632

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