Dobbs Elementary School

Dobbs Elementary School serves 437 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% 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.

Overview

The student population of 437 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 437 students
Dobbs Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Dobbs Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dobbs Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Dobbs Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Dobbs Elementary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
9%
5%
Dobbs Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
76%
18%
Dobbs Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
12%
73%
Dobbs Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Dobbs Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Dobbs Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 0.69
Dobbs Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
82%
39%
Dobbs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Dobbs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,052 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
School District Name Hickman Mills C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
2
Number of Students Managed 6,052 600
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $85 MM n/a
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $88 MM n/a
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,176 $0
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,612 $0
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Truman Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kansas City Hickman Mills Junior High School
    9010 Old Santa Fe Rd
    Kansas City , MO , 64138
    (816)316-7300
    0.5  mi  |  879  students  |  Gr.  8-9
  • Kansas City Truman Elementary School
    9601 James Reed Rd
    Kansas City , MO , 64134
    (816)316-8100
    0.6  mi  |  413  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Kansas City Santa Fe Elementary School
    8908 Old Santa Fe Rd
    Kansas City , MO , 64138
    (816)316-7950
    0.7  mi  |  390  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Kansas City Day Treatment
    Special Education School
    5401 East 103rd St
    Kansas City , MO , 64137
    (816)316-7190
    Special Education School
    1.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  2-12
  • Kansas City Early Childhood Center
    5401 East 103rd St
    Kansas City , MO , 64137
    (816)316-7060
    1.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK

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