Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center

  • Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center serves 66 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center's student population of 66 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students66 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#686 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
37%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
43%
Student : Teacher Ratio8:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
88%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.220.52
This chart display the diversity score of Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate (16-17)≤20%
85%
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Diann Bankswilliamson Educational Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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