Kate Dowdall 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3333 Shillelagh Dr
Flint, MI 48506
Phone
(810) 591-3064
District
KEARSLEY COMMUNITY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
GENESEE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
435
Classroom Teachers
20

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

6

(10 is best)

Better than 56.8% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Kate Dowdall Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 46
Proficiency in Reading 37 45
Proficiency in Math 48 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 21.94
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.66
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 1 0.2%
Grade 2 207 47.6%
Grade 3 226 52.0%
Grade 4 1 0.2%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 435 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.1% 84.0% 69.3%
Black 5.2% 8.8% 18.4%
Hispanic 8.4% 6.4% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.3% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 72.6% 68.6% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 64.8% 60.3% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.8% 8.3% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 16,964 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 770.3 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.2% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.7% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.2% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.9% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,439 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 13.7% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.4% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 12.5% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.5% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.9% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 26.0% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 24.4% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.4% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 7.2% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,161 $18,901,948 61.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $600 $1,840,800 6.0%
Staff $393 $1,205,724 3.9%
General Administration $142 $435,656 1.4%
School Administration $554 $1,699,672 5.5%
Operation $821 $2,518,828 8.2%
Transportation $292 $895,856 2.9%
Other $181 $555,308 1.8%
Total Support $2,984 $9,154,912 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $853 $2,617,004 8.5%
Total Expenditures $9,998 $30,673,864 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,210 $9,436,018,885 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $832 $1,264,432,378 6.8%
Staff $514 $781,036,331 4.2%
General Administration $240 $364,240,642 2.0%
School Administration $597 $907,444,508 4.9%
Operation $910 $1,382,300,257 7.5%
Transportation $433 $658,720,435 3.6%
Other $510 $774,723,285 4.2%
Total Support $4,036 $6,132,905,971 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,959 $2,976,554,816 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,204 $18,545,361,528 100.0%
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%