Dickinson Fine Arts Academy

  • Dickinson Fine Arts Academy serves 676 students in grades 5-8.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Dickinson Fine Arts Academy operates within the South Bend Community Corp School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 676 students has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 676 students
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Total Teachers (1989-2015)
Students by Grade Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The school's diversity score of 0.69 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 19:1
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2014)
Asian
n/a
2%
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Asian Students (1989-2000)
Hispanic
20%
11%
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
45%
12%
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
White
25%
70%
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
10%
5%
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.69 0.27
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Dickinson Fine Arts Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

District Comparison

  • South Bend Community Corp School District's student population of 19,155 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,164 is higher than the state average of $11,554. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,112 is higher than the state average of $10,627. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name South Bend Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
3
Number of Students Managed 19,155 1,465
South Bend Community Corp School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $295 MM $17 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $236 MM $16 MM
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $15,164 $11,554
South Bend Community Corp School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,112 $10,627
South Bend Community Corp School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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