Donlon Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4150 Dorman Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Phone
(925) 426-4220
District
PLEASANTON UNIFIED
County
ALAMEDA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
824
Classroom Teachers
32

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to California

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.3% of CA schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Donlon Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 48
Proficiency in Reading 81 48
Proficiency in Math 84 49

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 45
Proficiency in Reading 77 48
Proficiency in Math 78 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 78 42
Proficiency in Reading 81 49
Proficiency in Math 74 36

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 26.16
AVG FOR DISTRICT 24.27
AVG FOR STATE 23.37
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 128 15.5%
Grade 1 128 15.5%
Grade 2 126 15.3%
Grade 3 129 15.7%
Grade 4 155 18.8%
Grade 5 158 19.2%
Total 824 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 37.2% 45.0% 25.0%
Black 1.1% 1.4% 5.9%
Hispanic 8.9% 10.4% 56.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 52.3% 42.8% 12.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.4% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.7% 6.7% 57.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.6% 5.2% 48.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 1.5% 9.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 79,768 39,557,045
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,030.4 250
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.4% 6.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.4% 19.7%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.7% 35.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.6% 25.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.0% 13.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,087 12,894,775
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 11.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.1% 82.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 62.1% 32.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 46.1% 17.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.8% 15.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 8.0% 16.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 6.8% 15.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 4.8% 12.6%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,924 $101,852,040 58.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $451 $6,634,210 3.8%
Staff $608 $8,943,680 5.1%
General Administration $41 $603,110 0.3%
School Administration $632 $9,296,720 5.3%
Operation $767 $11,282,570 6.5%
Transportation $66 $970,860 0.6%
Other $600 $8,826,000 5.1%
Total Support $3,165 $46,557,150 26.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,776 $26,124,960 15.0%
Total Expenditures $11,865 $174,534,150 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,754 $42,072,563,139 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $660 $4,109,759,938 4.9%
Staff $678 $4,223,588,529 5.0%
General Administration $131 $816,243,878 1.0%
School Administration $745 $4,643,247,838 5.5%
Operation $1,069 $6,656,800,206 7.9%
Transportation $248 $1,545,160,414 1.8%
Other $590 $3,675,538,573 4.4%
Total Support $4,121 $25,669,582,774 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,646 $16,479,764,511 19.6%
Total Expenditures $13,521 $84,221,660,396 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%