3450 Kibby Rd
Jackson, MI 49203
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Dibble Elementary School serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Dibble Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 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 Rankings

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

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School Overview

Dibble Elementary School's student population of 320 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Dibble Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1750 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
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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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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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 District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 320 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54 (Top 20%)

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