Dekeyser Elementary School

  • Dekeyser Elementary School serves 540 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Dekeyser Elementary School's student population of 540 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students540 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dekeyser Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dekeyser Elementary School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#945 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dekeyser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dekeyser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dekeyser Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
87%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dekeyser Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.240.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dekeyser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dekeyser Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUtica Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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