James Dougherty Elementary School

5301 Hibernia Dr.
Dublin, CA 94568
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
James Dougherty Elementary School serves 957 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
James Dougherty Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 81% (which is higher than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 87% (which is higher than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Top Rankings

James Dougherty Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

James Dougherty Elementary School's student population of 957 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students957 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Rankings

James Dougherty Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of James Dougherty Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#195 out of 9659 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
87%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
72%
12%
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Hispanic
7%
54%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
14%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDublin Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to James Dougherty Elementary School is Aspire East Palo Alto Charter (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Eleanor Murray Fallon (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dublin Eleanor Murray Fallon Math: 82% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,506 student
    1.1 miles
    3601 Kohnen Way
    Dublin, CA 94568
    (925) 875-9376
    1.1 6-8 1,506
  • Oakland Aspire East Palo Alto Charter Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 722 students
    1.3 miles
    1286 Runnymede St.
    Oakland, CA 94606
    (510) 434-5000
    1.3 K-12 722
  • Pleasanton Fairlands Elementary School Math: 84% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 785 students
    1.4 miles
    4151 W. Las Positas Blvd.
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    (925) 426-4210
    1.4 K-5 785
  • Dublin Harold William Kolb Math: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 948 students
    1.4 miles
    3150 Palermo Way
    Dublin, CA 94568
    (925) 833-4720
    1.4 K-5 948
  • Dublin John Green Elementary School Math: 83% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 851 students
    1.4 miles
    3300 Antone Way
    Dublin, CA 94568
    (925) 833-4200
    1.4 K-5 851

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