Dickinson East Elementary School

  • Dickinson East Elementary School serves 827 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dickinson East Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Dickinson East Elementary School's student population of 827 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students827 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dickinson East Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Dickinson East Elementary School is 0.51, which is less 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#1768 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
29%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dickinson East Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
6%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dickinson East Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
64%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dickinson East Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.510.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dickinson East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamtramck School District Of The City Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Hamtramck Bridge Academy East Charter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 487 students
    0.3 miles
    9600 Buffalo St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 462-6100
    0.3 PK-5 487
  • Hamtramck Horizon High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 201 students
    0.3 miles
    3225 Caniff St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 893-2355
    0.3 9-12 201
  • Hamtramck Tau Beta School
    Grades: K-8
    0.3 miles
    3056 Hanley St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 892-2012
    0.3 K-8 n/a
  • Hamtramck Hamtramck Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 525 students
    0.4 miles
    11420 Conant St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 368-7312
    0.4 K-8 525
  • Hamtramck Hamtramck High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 988 students
    0.4 miles
    11410 Charest St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 892-7505
    0.4 9-12 988

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