Dows Elementary School

404 Park Ave, Dows, IA 50071 | (515) 852-4162
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 67
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 67 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 404 Park Ave., Dows, IA 50071
  • Principal or Admin: Sara Pralle
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 67
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 6.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 11.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 41 (61.2%)
  • Females: 26 (38.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 5 (7.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 25 (37.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 30 (44.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Dows Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Dows Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade1014.9%
2nd Grade913.4%
3rd Grade57.5%
4th Grade1319.4%
5th Grade1014.9%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 100%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:-
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 7 Years
  • Average Salary: $32,236
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Dows Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$28,92455%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,21246%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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