Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School

  • Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School serves 383 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 7% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Maryland for:

School Overview

  • Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School's student population of 383 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students383 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1237 out of 1359 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
7%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
7%
Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
96%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
37%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.080.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dickey Hill Elementary Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBaltimore City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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