Fort Dodge, IA
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Fort Dodge Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Fort Dodge Comm School District Details

Fort Dodge Comm School District
104 S 17th St
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

4,011 Students enrolled in District

7 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 14)

Fort Dodge Comm School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Iowa

(10 is best)

Better than of IA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Butler Elementary School
945 South 18th Street
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
KG-04
Cooper Elementary School
2420 14th Avenue North
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
KG-04
Duncombe Elementary School
615 N 16th St
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
KG-04
Feelhaver Elementary School
1300 14th Ave N
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
KG-04
Fort Dodge High School
819 N 25th St
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
09-12
Fort Dodge Middle School
800 North 32nd Street
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
05-08
Riverside Elc School
733 F St
Fort Dodge, IA, 50501
PK-01

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.9% 81.2%
Black 8.3% 5.7%
Hispanic 9.8% 10.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 2.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 64.3% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.4% 32.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.9% 6.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,397 $23,688,091 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $539 $1,995,917 4.3%
Staff $531 $1,966,293 4.2%
General Administration $200 $740,600 1.6%
School Administration $628 $2,325,484 5.0%
Operation $927 $3,432,681 7.3%
Transportation $296 $1,096,088 2.3%
Other $330 $1,221,990 2.6%
Total Support $3,450 $12,775,350 27.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,804 $10,383,212 22.2%
Total Expenditures $12,651 $46,846,653 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,410 $3,236,966,383 52.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $337 $170,410,528 2.7%
Staff $350 $176,600,126 2.8%
General Administration $244 $123,282,433 2.0%
School Administration $567 $286,386,305 4.6%
Operation $925 $467,326,879 7.5%
Transportation $402 $202,909,854 3.3%
Other $262 $132,545,859 2.1%
Total Support $3,088 $1,559,530,939 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,787 $1,407,134,747 22.7%
Total Expenditures $12,286 $6,203,629,027 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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