Dowdell Middle School

1208 Wishing Well Way, Tampa, FL 33619 | (813) 744-8322
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 653
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1 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Magnet School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 653
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 319 (48.9%)
  • Females: 308 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 74 (11.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 485 (74.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 559 (85.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dowdell Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dowdell Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade22434.3%
7th Grade22534.5%
8th Grade20431.2%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Dowdell Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 24, 2008
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It was quite a culture shock comming from an A school to this. The children seem to have to much freedom. Authority is laid back in the bulling and fighting department. I feel the communacation is poor. There does not seem to be much postive parent involvement. I am very disappointed and am removing my child from this animal house.

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