Doherty Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 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
3575 Walnut Lake Rd
West Bloomfield, MI 48323
Phone
(248) 865-6020
District
WEST BLOOMFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
OAKLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
413
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

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(10 is best)

Better than ×% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

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

Grade total

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 46
Proficiency in Reading 50
Proficiency in Math 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.57
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.56
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 150 36.3%
Grade 1 140 33.9%
Grade 2 123 29.8%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Total 413 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 56.8% 55.0% 69.3%
Black 28.6% 31.2% 18.4%
Hispanic 2.6% 4.6% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 11.8% 8.8% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.4% 23.3% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.9% 19.8% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 3.6% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 32,961 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,968.9 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.6% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 25.8% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.5% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 19.4% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 12,696 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 5.3% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.9% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 59.1% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 31.4% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.3% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.5% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.4% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.7% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.7% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 4.0% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,131 $38,250,684 55.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $862 $4,623,768 6.7%
Staff $471 $2,526,444 3.7%
General Administration $147 $788,508 1.1%
School Administration $725 $3,888,900 5.6%
Operation $751 $4,028,364 5.8%
Transportation $496 $2,660,544 3.9%
Other $406 $2,177,784 3.2%
Total Support $3,859 $20,699,676 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,881 $10,089,684 14.6%
Total Expenditures $12,870 $69,034,680 100.0%
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%