Norma Dorsey Elementary School

6200 Dexham Rd, Rowlett, TX 75088 | (972) 463-5595
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 677
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5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Debra Chisholm
  • Fax: (972) 485-4936
  • Website: www.garlandisd.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 677
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 40.3
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 338 (49.9%)
  • Females: 339 (50.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 70 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 235 (34.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 305 (45.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Norma Dorsey Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Black10515.5%
Asian395.8%
Hispanic25337.4%
White27941.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Norma Dorsey Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten30.4%
Kindergarten9914.6%
1st Grade10715.8%
2nd Grade10215.1%
3rd Grade12117.9%
4th Grade12017.7%
5th Grade12518.5%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.6
District:
11.2
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
32.3%
District:
33.6%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
19.3%
District:
23.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
27.4%
District:
23.1%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
18.6%
District:
16.9%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$82,908
District:
$79,260
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$49,471
District:
$50,541
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$46,000
District:
$47,318
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$46,634
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,891
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,140
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$55,524
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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3 reviews for Norma Dorsey Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on September 13, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Dorsey Elementary is amazing.The teachers and faculty have came together and made Dorsey a WONDERFUL place.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 24, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • My granddaughter and my grandson both attend Dorsey. The school and the staff and faculty are AWESOME! We are blessed with great teachers & my grandchildren are so happy at Dorsey I am very active there, and I love it. Dorsey is the BEST.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 14, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is awsome my brother went there and know my little newphew is too.
    i love it:0

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