Dickison Elementary School

  • Dickison Elementary School serves 861 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.

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School Overview

  • Dickison Elementary School's student population of 861 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students861 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dickison Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dickison Elementary School is 0.20, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall School Rank#6325 out of 9,595 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
38%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio30:123:1
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Hispanic
89%
54%
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Black
11%
6%
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Hawaiian
n/an/a
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dickison Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.200.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
49%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dickison Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCompton Unified School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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