Fort Dodge Community School District

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Overview

School District NameFort Dodge Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.fdschools.org
School District Phone Number(515) 576-1161
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (IA)
# of Schools7 Schools1,330 Schools
# of Students3,777 Students502,459 Students
# of Teachers255 Teachers34,396 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Fort Dodge Community School District, which is ranked within the 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 85% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#327 out of 333 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
76%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fort Dodge 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)
58%
74%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fort Dodge 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
85%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Fort Dodge Community   School District and public school graduation rate of IA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.460.41
# of American Indian Students12 Students1,874 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students23 Students12,683 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# of Hispanic Students469 Students54,404 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
11%
# of Black Students294 Students30,879 Students
% Black Students
8%
6%
# of White Students2,709 Students381,240 Students
% White Students
72%
76%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students1,350 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students266 Students20,029 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:9522,072
# of Students in Kindergarten:34838,247
# of Students in 1st Grade:24634,902
# of Students in 2nd Grade:27136,010
# of Students in 3rd Grade:28336,631
# of Students in 4th Grade:30037,922
# of Students in 5th Grade:27237,957
# of Students in 6th Grade:26437,546
# of Students in 7th Grade:27637,038
# of Students in 8th Grade:27736,371
# of Students in 9th Grade:28637,643
# of Students in 10th Grade:28437,027
# of Students in 11th Grade:26736,147
# of Students in 12th Grade:30836,946
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $14,598 is higher than the state median of $14,090. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,031 is higher than the state median of $13,630. The school district spending/student has grown by 26% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (IA)
Total Revenue$55 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Fort Dodge 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$61 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Fort Dodge 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$14,598$14,090
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Fort Dodge 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.
Revenue / Student$16,031$13,630
This chart display average spending per public school student in Fort Dodge 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.

Fort Dodge Community School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Fort Dodge High School Math: 69% | Reading: 64%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    819 N 25th St
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 955-1770

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,145 student
  • Feelhaver Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    1300 14th Ave N
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 574-5680

    Grades: K-4 | 233 students
  • Duncombe Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    416 So. 10th St.
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 574-5623

    Grades: K-4 | 396 students
  • Cooper Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    2420 14th Avenue North
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 574-5602

    Grades: K-4 | 281 students
  • Fort Dodge Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    800 North 32nd Street
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 574-5691

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,089 student
  • Butler Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    945 South 18th Street
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 574-5882

    Grades: K-4 | 479 students
  • Riverside Elc
    733 F St
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 574-5740

    Grades: PK-K | 154 students
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