Dicken Elementary School

  • Dicken Elementary School serves 345 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dicken Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Dicken Elementary School's student population of 345 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students345 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dicken Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Dicken Elementary School is 0.68, 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#254 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
10%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
51%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnn Arbor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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    1.0 miles
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    Grades: PK-12 | 4 students
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  • Ann Arbor Wisd Early On Special Education School
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    1.1 miles
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