Dickinsoniron Special Education

  • Dickinsoniron Special Education serves 53 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Dickinsoniron Special Education placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

Dickinsoniron Special Education places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Dickinsoniron Special Education's student population of 53 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students53 students
This chart display total students of Dickinsoniron Special Education by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Dickinsoniron Special Education
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Dickinsoniron Special Education by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Dickinsoniron Special Education by grade.

School Comparison

  • Dickinsoniron Special Education is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has increased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dickinsoniron Special Education is 0.03, 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#476 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Dickinsoniron Special Education, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dickinsoniron Special Education and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-79%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dickinsoniron Special Education and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio6:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Dickinsoniron Special Education and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dickinsoniron Special Education and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
White
100%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dickinsoniron Special Education and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Diversity Score0.030.52
This chart display the diversity score of Dickinsoniron Special Education and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dickinsoniron Special Education and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dickinsoniron Special Education 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 NameDickinson-Iron Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Dickinsoniron Special Education. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Gangs, drugs, and guns may be more prevalent on public school campuses than parents think. Learn about the high percentage of public school students who are exposed to these dangers each day – and what parents can do to protect their kids.
President Obama’s My Brother’s Keeper initiative aims to improve academic opportunities for students of color, especially African-American boys.
Learn about how public schools across the country are mandating community service hours in order to graduate.