Dobie Middle School

  • Dobie Middle School serves 691 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 71%.
  • Dobie Middle School operates within the Austin Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 691 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 19% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 691 students
Dobie Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dobie Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Dobie Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Dobie Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Dobie Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
3%
4%
Dobie Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
84%
52%
Dobie Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
11%
13%
Dobie Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
2%
29%
Dobie Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dobie Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
2%
Dobie Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Dobie Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.28 0.41
Dobie Middle 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.
85%
52%
Dobie Middle 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.
5%
6%
Dobie Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Austin Independent School District's student population of 83,811 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,466 is higher than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,710 is higher than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Austin Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
127
3
Number of Students Managed 83,811 825
Austin Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,064 MM $10 MM
Austin Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,085 MM $10 MM
Austin Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,466 $12,126
Austin Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,710 $11,704
Austin Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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