Dooley Elementary School

  • Dooley Elementary School serves 1,102 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Dooley Elementary School operates within the Long Beach Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1102 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students1,102 students
Dooley Elementary School Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender %Dooley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
Dooley Elementary School Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by GradeDooley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio27:124:1
Dooley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2015)
Asian
6%
11%
Dooley Elementary School Asian Students (2008-2015)
Hispanic
72%
54%
Dooley Elementary School Black Students (2008-2015)
Black
15%
6%
Dooley Elementary School Black Students (2008-2015)
White
1%
24%
Dooley Elementary School White Students (2008-2015)
Hawaiian
4%
1%
Dooley Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Dooley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDooley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA 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.
0.460.41
Dooley Elementary School Diversity Score (2008-2015)
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.
78%
50%
Dooley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2015)
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.
14%
9%
Dooley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2015)

District Comparison

  • Long Beach Unified School District's student population of 79,492 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,569 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,536 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameLong Beach Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
4
Number of Students Managed79,4921,597
Long Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$858 MM$18 MM
Long Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$855 MM$18 MM
Long Beach Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,569$10,966
Long Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,536$11,255
Long Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

2  9/16/2010
This school rushes through the curriculum to keep state funding. It does not appear that they take the individual students abilities and learning styles into consideration. Some of the teachers and counselors are rude and seem not to like children. I have witnesses this first hand! There is not enough diversity at this school, which seems to cater to more hispanics.
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