School is CLOSED until further notice.

The Governor recently announced that she is recommending a four week closure of all schools in Iowa. We will follow her recommendation. Effective Monday, March 16, Western Dubuque Schools will be closed until further notice.

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Western Dubuque Community School District
Address: 310 4th St. SW, PO Box 68 | Farley, IA 52046
Phone: (563) 744-3885
Fax: (563) 744-3093
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Facts & Figures

Schools & Facilities

Western Dubuque School District

• Size: 555 square miles

• Largest geographical district in Iowa (1/2 size of Rhode Island)

Schools

• Cascade Elementary

• Dyersville Elementary

• Epworth Elementary

• Farley Elementary

• Peosta Elementary

• Drexler Middle/Intermediate School

• Cascade Jr./Sr. High School of W.D.

• Western Dubuque High School at Epworth

Performance

• Graduation rate: 98%

• Post secondary enrollment: 56%

• Average combined ACT score: 22.9

Attendance

• Grades 1-5: 95.9%

• Grades 6-8: 95.6%

• Grades 9-12: 95.5%

• Dropout rate: 1.5%

Demographics

• African American: 2%

• Asian American: 1%

• Hispanic: 2%

• White: 95%

 

Budget

Funding Sources

• Property taxes: 37%

• Income surtax: 3%

• State aid: 41%

• Miscellaneous: 9%

• AEA flow-through: 4%

• Federal: 6%

Expenditures by Category

• Instruction: 65%

• Student support services: 3%

• Staff support services: 3%

• General administration: 2%

• Building administration: 5%

• Business & central admin.: 3%

• Maintenance: 6%

• Transportation: 8%

• AEA: 5%

• Other: 0%

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