Dibble Elementary School

  • Dibble Elementary School serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dibble Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Dibble Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Dibble Elementary School's student population of 320 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dibble Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Dibble Elementary School is 0.54, which is more 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#1282 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
65%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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