Edward Duke Ellington @ Beckham

  • Edward Duke Ellington @ Beckham serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 8% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 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 562 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students562 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Edward Duke Ellington @ Beckham
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Edward Duke Ellington @ Beckham by grade.

School Comparison

  • Edward Duke Ellington @ Beckham is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#3124 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
5%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Black
100%
18%
All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.000.52
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
40%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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