Dickinson Elementary School

  • Dickinson Elementary School serves 570 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 76% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Dickinson Elementary School's student population of 570 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dickinson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dickinson Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#238 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Dickinson Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
31%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
14%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dickinson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.670.41
This chart display the diversity score of Dickinson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dickinson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLake Washington School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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