Dexter Community School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools in Dexter Community School District, serving 1,876 students.
  • Public elementary school in Dexter Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 74% (versus the Michigan public elementary school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 65% (versus the 47% statewide average). This district's average elementary school ranking is in the top 5% of public elementary schools in Michigan.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Dexter Community School District are Creekside Intermediate School, Wylie Elementary School and Dexter Alternative School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public elementary school average of 35% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is less than the Michigan public elementary school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameDexter Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.dexterschools.org
School District Phone Number(734)424-4100
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools5 Schools2,561 Schools
# of Students1,876 Students1,001,744 Students
# of Teachers116 Teachers57,230 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1

District Comparison

  • Dexter Community School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 828 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dexter Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dexter Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dexter Community   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.110.54
# of American Indian Students3 Students7,587 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students12 Students33,452 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students38 Students81,130 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
8%
# of Black Students11 Students183,498 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# of White Students1,766 Students652,184 Students
% White Students
94%
65%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student843 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students45 Students43,148 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:337113,244
# of Students in 1st Grade:229105,793
# of Students in 2nd Grade:242103,922
# of Students in 3rd Grade:229105,390
# of Students in 4th Grade:272107,953
# of Students in 5th Grade:274112,255
# of Students in 6th Grade:277112,452
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 93,375
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 92,457
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 13,485
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 13,337
# of Students in 11th Grade:212,576
# of Students in 12th Grade:1413,359
# of Ungraded Students: - 2,146

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,919 is higher than the state average of $12,785. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,489 is higher than the state average of $12,796. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$46 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dexter Community   School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$51 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Dexter Community   School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,919$12,785
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dexter Community   School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,489$12,796
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dexter Community   School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Dexter Community School District Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bates Elementary School
    2704 Baker Rd
    Dexter, MI 48130
    (734)424-4130

    Grades: PK-2 | 368 students
  • Cornerstone Elementary School
    7480 Dan Hoey Rd
    Dexter, MI 48130
    (734)424-4120

    Grades: PK-2 | 440 students
  • Creekside Intermediate School Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
    Rank: Top 5%
    2615 Baker Rd
    Dexter, MI 48130
    (734)424-4160

    Grades: 5-6 | 551 students
  • Dexter Alternative School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7714 Ann Arbor St
    Dexter, MI 48130
    (734)424-4100

    Grades: PK-12 | 16 students
  • Wylie Elementary School Math: 75% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    3060 Kensington St
    Dexter, MI 48130
    (734)424-4140

    Grades: 3-4 | 501 students
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