Edward Duke Ellington Beckham

Edward Duke Ellington Beckham serves 602 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 3% (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 6% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Edward Duke Ellington Beckham 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.

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Edward Duke Ellington Beckham places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Edward Duke Ellington Beckham's student population of 602 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students602 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Edward Duke Ellington Beckham 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 Edward Duke Ellington Beckham is 0.00, 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
#2925 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
3%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Edward Duke Ellington Beckham 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)
6%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Edward Duke Ellington Beckham 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 Ratio18:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Edward Duke Ellington Beckham 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%
Black
100%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Edward Duke Ellington Beckham and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
n/a
66%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edward Duke Ellington Beckham. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.000.52
Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Edward Duke Ellington Beckham 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
1%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edward Duke Ellington Beckham is Davis Aerospace High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Blackwell Institute (1.3 miles away)
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