Olive J Dodge Elementary School

Olive J Dodge Elementary School serves 1,002 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the AL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 42%.
Olive J Dodge Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

Overview

The student population of 1002 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 1,002 students
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Olive J Dodge Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
1%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
5%
5%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
42%
35%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
46%
58%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Olive J Dodge Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Olive J Dodge 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.
0.61 0.55
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
56%
51%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 63,683 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
109
7
Number of Students Managed 63,683 2,928
Mobile County School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $580 MM $29 MM
Mobile County School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $595 MM $31 MM
Mobile County School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $1,126,641 $9,620
Mobile County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $1,156,161 $10,180
Mobile County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mobile Mental Health Center (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Mobile Mental Health Center (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kate Shepard Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mobile Mobile Mental Health Center
    Special Education School
    5750a Southland Dr
    Mobile , AL , 36693
    (251)661-0153
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Mobile Kate Shepard Elementary School
    3980b Burma Rd
    Mobile , AL , 36693
    (251)221-1645
    1.4  mi  |  453  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Mobile Sw Ala Regional School Deaf-blind
    Special Education School
    3980 Burma Rd
    Mobile , AL , 36693
    (251)221-5454
    Special Education School
    1.4  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Mobile Environmental Studies Center
    Vocational School
    6101 Girby Rd
    Mobile , AL , 36693
    (251)221-5000
    Vocational School
    1.7  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mobile Burns Middle School
    6175 Girby Rd
    Mobile , AL , 36693
    (251)221-2025
    1.8  mi  |  998  students  |  Gr.  6-9

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