Er Dickson Elementary School

  • Er Dickson Elementary School serves 824 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the Alabama state average of 46%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Er Dickson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Alabama state average of 45% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Er Dickson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Er Dickson Elementary School's student population of 824 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students824 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Er Dickson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,270 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Er Dickson Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Overall Testing Rank#535 out of 1270 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
65%
33%
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White
22%
55%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score0.530.59
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
50%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Er Dickson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMobile County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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