Dickinson Elementary School

435 South Washington St,

De Pere, WI, 54115-3419

Tel: (920)337-1027
Grades: PK-4

453 students

Dickinson Elementary School serves 453 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Dickinson Elementary School operates within the De Pere School District.

Overview

The student population of 453 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 453 students
Dickinson Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Dickinson Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Dickinson Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Dickinson Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Dickinson Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Dickinson Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Dickinson Elementary School Black (1991-2012)
White
89%
73%
Dickinson Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.21 0.44
Dickinson Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
34%
Dickinson Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Dickinson Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,956 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name De Pere School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,956 908
De Pere   School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $46 MM $12 MM
De Pere   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $41 MM $12 MM
De Pere   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,063 $12,827
De Pere   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,849 $12,642
De Pere   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is De Pere High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Foxview Intermediate School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • De Pere Foxview Intermediate School
    650 South Michigan St
    De Pere , WI , 54115
    (920)337-1036
    0.3  mi  |  594  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • De Pere De Pere High School
    1700 Chicago St
    De Pere , WI , 54115
    (920)337-1020
    0.5  mi  |  1302  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • De Pere De Pere Middle School
    700 Swan Rd
    De Pere , WI , 54115
    (920)337-1024
    0.9  mi  |  655  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • De Pere Heritage Elementary School
    1250 Swan Rd
    De Pere , WI , 54115
    (920)337-1035
    1.1  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • De Pere Phantom Knight School Of Opportunity
    Charter School
    400 Reid St
    De Pere , WI , 54115
    (920)425-1915
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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