Dobbs Elementary School

  • Dobbs Elementary School serves 486 students in grades 1-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the MO average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% 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 486 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-6
Total Students486 students
Dobbs Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Dobbs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Dobbs Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeDobbs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
Dobbs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Dobbs Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2014)
Hispanic
9%
6%
Dobbs Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
78%
16%
Dobbs Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
11%
73%
Dobbs Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Dobbs Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Dobbs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDobbs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.370.44
Dobbs Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
100%
44%
Dobbs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
n/a
7%
Dobbs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Hickman Mills C-1 School District's student population of 6,731 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,487 is higher than the state average of $10,127. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,931 is higher than the state average of $9,807. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District NameHickman Mills C-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
2
Number of Students Managed6,731576
Hickman Mills C-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$75 MM$6 MM
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$71 MM$6 MM
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,487$10,127
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$10,931$9,807
Hickman Mills C-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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