James Dougherty Elementary School

5301 Hibernia Dr.
Dublin, CA 94568
(School attendance zone shown in map)
James Dougherty Elementary School serves 1,187 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 22:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic and Asian).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

James Dougherty Elementary School's student population of 1,187 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
1,187 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of James Dougherty Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
81%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
87%
51%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
21:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
78%
12%
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Hispanic
5%
56%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
10%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
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Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
1%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are James Dougherty Elementary School often compared to?
James Dougherty Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like John Green Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
81% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 87% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend James Dougherty Elementary School?
1,187 students attend James Dougherty Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of James Dougherty Elementary School students are Asian, 10% of students are White, 5% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of James Dougherty Elementary School?
James Dougherty Elementary School has a student ration of 22:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does James Dougherty Elementary School offer ?
James Dougherty Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is James Dougherty Elementary School part of?
James Dougherty Elementary School is part of Dublin Unified School District.

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SPRING BREAK - NO SCHOOL
April 01, 2024 (Monday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 1,187 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 81%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 87%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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