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Overview

School District NameDubuque Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.dbqschools.org
School District Phone Number(563) 552-3000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools18 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students10,562 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers790 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1

District Comparison

  • Dubuque Community School District, which is ranked within the
    2/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 332 school districts in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dubuque Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dubuque Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dubuque Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.400.41
# of American Indian Students10 Students1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students125 Students12,683 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students511 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
11%
# of Black Students981 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
9%
6%
# of White Students8,101 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
77%
76%
# of Hawaiian Students259 Students1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
3%
n/a
# of Two or more races Students575 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:30622,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:73138,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:73834,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:74536,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:78136,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:84037,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:85637,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:73737,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:78437,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:75036,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:85237,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:80637,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:78736,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:84936,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

    Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
    Total Revenue$152 MM$10 MM
    This chart display total revenue of Dubuque Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Spending$152 MM$10 MM
    This chart display total spending of Dubuque Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Revenue / Student$14,39314090
    This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dubuque Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Spending / Student$14,36913630
    This chart display average spending per public school student in Dubuque Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

    Dubuque Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

    • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
    • Carver Elementary School Math: 87% | Reading: 82%
      Rank:
      9/
      10
      , Top 20%
      2007 Radford Road
      Dubuque, IA 52002
      (563) 552-4500

      Grades: PK-5 | 570 students
    • Bryant Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
      Rank:
      8/
      10
      , Top 30%
      1280 Rush St
      Dubuque, IA 52003
      (563) 552-3400

      Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
    • John Kennedy Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 82%
      Rank:
      8/
      10
      , Top 30%
      2135 Woodland
      Dubuque, IA 52002
      (563) 552-3900

      Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
    • Hempstead High School Math: 81% | Reading: 77%
      Rank:
      6/
      10
      , Top 50%
      3715 Pennsylvania Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52002
      (563) 552-5200

      Grades: 9-12 | 1,709 student
    • Irving Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 77%
      Rank:
      5/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      2520 Pennsylvania Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-3800

      Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
    • Eleanor Roosevelt Middle School Math: 83% | Reading: 73%
      Rank:
      5/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      2001 Radford Rd
      Dubuque, IA 52002
      (563) 552-5000

      Grades: 6-8 | 1,095 student
    • Dubuque Senior High School Math: 81% | Reading: 73%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      1800 Clarke Dr
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-5500

      Grades: 9-12 | 1,585 student
    • Hoover Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      3259 St Anne Dr
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-3700

      Grades: PK-5 | 337 students
    • Sageville Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      12015 Sherrill Rd
      Dubuque, IA 52002
      (563) 552-4300

      Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
    • Eisenhower Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 75%
      Rank:
      4/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      3170 Spring Valley Rd
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-3500

      Grades: PK-5 | 531 students
    • Table Mound Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
      Rank:
      3/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      100 Tower Dr
      Dubuque, IA 52003
      (563) 552-4400

      Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    • Marshall Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
      Rank:
      2/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      1450 Rhomberg Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-4100

      Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
    • George Washington Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 61%
      Rank:
      2/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      51 N Grandview Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-4800

      Grades: 6-8 | 647 students
    • Thomas Jefferson Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 45%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      1105 Althauser Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-4700

      Grades: 6-8 | 529 students
    • Prescott Elementary School Charter School
      Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      1151 White St
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-4200

      Grades: PK-5 | 295 students
    • Fulton Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      2540 Central Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-3650

      Grades: PK-5 | 314 students
    • Lincoln Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      555 Nevada Street
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-4050

      Grades: PK-5 | 276 students
    • Audubon Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      605 Lincoln Ave
      Dubuque, IA 52001
      (563) 552-3300

      Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
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