Dickinson Continuation Center

Dickinson Continuation Center serves 71 students in grades 8-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Dickinson Continuation Center placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Dickinson Continuation Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Dickinson Continuation Center's student population of 71 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 5 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students71 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

Dickinson Continuation Center is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Dickinson Continuation Center is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5669 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
59%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
34%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
2%
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Diversity Score
0.540.64
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Graduation Rate
70-74%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDickinson Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Dickinson Continuation Center is Dickinson High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is R D Mcadams J High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dunbar Middle School (1.1 miles away)
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