Dickenson Elementary School

  • Dickenson Elementary School serves 604 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Dickenson Elementary School's student population of 604 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students604 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dickenson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dickenson Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1583 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
32%
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Black
10%
22%
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White
11%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dickenson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.450.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHILLSBOROUGH School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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