Olive J Dodge Elementary School

  • Olive J Dodge Elementary School serves 931 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the AL average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 44%.
  • Olive J Dodge Elementary School operates within the Mobile County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 931 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 931 students
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Olive J Dodge Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Olive J Dodge Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.32. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (AL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
1%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
6%
6%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
48%
33%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
40%
56%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Olive J Dodge Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown AL 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.
0.61 0.32
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
43%
47%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Olive J Dodge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Mobile County School District's student population of 59,789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,503 in this district is less than the state average of $9,721. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,871 is less than the state average of $10,229. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Mobile County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
6
Number of Students Managed 59,789 2,879
Mobile County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $559 MM $28 MM
Mobile County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $581 MM $29 MM
Mobile County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,503 $9,721
Mobile County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,871 $10,229
Mobile County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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