Dorothy Fox Elementary School

Dorothy Fox Elementary School serves 515 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Dorothy Fox Elementary School operates within the Camas School District.

Overview

The student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 515 students
Gender % 42% Male / 58%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade Dorothy Fox Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 19:1
Asian
3%
7%
Hispanic
6%
20%
White
82%
60%
All Ethnic Groups Dorothy Fox Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Dorothy Fox 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.
0.32 0.39
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.
11%
37%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,335 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Camas School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 6,335 974
Camas   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $12 MM
Camas   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $98 MM $11 MM
Camas   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,368 $12,260
Camas   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $17,012 $11,231
Camas   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Homelink River (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Homelink River (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grass Valley Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CamasGrass Valley Elementary School
    3000 Ne Grass Valley Dr
    CamasWA 98607
    (360)833-5710
    1 mi | 580 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Battle GroundHomelink River
    Alternative School
    610c Sw Eaton Blvd
    Battle GroundWA 98604
    (360)834-1000
    Alternative School

    1.1 mi | 272 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • CamasHelen Baller Elementary School
    1954 Ne Garfield St
    CamasWA 98607
    (360)833-5720
    1.3 mi | 581 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CamasPrune Hill Elementary School
    1601 Nw Tidland St
    CamasWA 98607
    (360)833-5730
    1.3 mi | 600 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • CamasLiberty Middle School
    1612 Ne Garfield St
    CamasWA 98607
    (360)833-5850
    1.4 mi | 693 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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Did You Know?
Camas, WA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.30, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Camas is Illahee Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.