Dogwood Elementary



Dogwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dogwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 54
K 108
1 110
2 118
3 110
4 90
5 93
6 89
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dogwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Reston, VA in the Fairfax County Public Schools. It enrolls 772 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dogwood Elementary is the 138th largest public school in Virginia and the 5,233rd largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 772
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 64.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,233rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 138th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 45th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 16th out of 1,156

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Dogwood Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 403
(52%)
53,679
(52%)
 Female 369
(48%)
49,826
(48%)

Dogwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 487
(63%)
27,592
(27%)
 Black 142
(18%)
10,483
(10%)
 White 87
(11%)
39,605
(38%)
 Asian 39
(5%)
19,756
(19%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
5,668
(5%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
275
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
126
(0%)

Dogwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 469
(61%)
24,684
(24%)
 Not Eligible 209
(27%)
72,411
(70%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 94
(12%)
6,410
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Dogwood Elementary is ranked 51st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dogwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Dogwood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 621
2006 588
2007 546
2008 584
2009 633
2010 692
2011 772
2012 825
2013 840
2014 828
2015 772

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10
2006 8.6
2007 10.7
2008 11.7
2009 14.9
2010 11.9
2011 12.2
2012 12.7
2013 12.9
2014 12.2
2015 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57971014492754
2006 0.62755102040816
2007 0.65018315018315
2008 0.63869863013699
2009 0.739336492891
2010 0.72543352601156
2011 0.68911917098446
2012 0.71151515151515
2013 0.70952380952381
2014 0.71980676328502
2015 0.72927461139896

Compare Dogwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 72.9%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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