Kaleva Norman Dickson School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 521 students in Kaleva Norman Dickson School District. This district's average testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Kaleva Norman Dickson School District have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 37% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Kaleva Norman Dickson School District are Brethren Middle School, Brethren High School and Knd Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Kaleva Norman Dickson School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).

Overview

School District Name
Kaleva Norman Dickson School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
3 Schools
3,749 Schools
# Students
521 Students
1,469,696 Students
# Teachers
25 Teachers
82,003 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
21:1

District Rank

Kaleva Norman Dickson School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 864 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 70-79% has decreased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#625 out of 872 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Kaleva Norman Dickson   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kaleva Norman Dickson   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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kaleva Norman Dickson   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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
70-79%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Kaleva Norman Dickson   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.24
0.52
# American Indian Students
12 Students
9,957 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
49,628 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
25 Students
114,730 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
8%
# Black Students
7 Students
259,747 Students
% Black Students
1%
18%
# White Students
453 Students
976,677 Students
% White Students
87%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
4 Students
1,268 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
19 Students
57,274 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
51
116,406
# Students in 1st Grade:
37
105,613
# Students in 2nd Grade:
34
103,755
# Students in 3rd Grade:
39
105,194
# Students in 4th Grade:
39
107,796
# Students in 5th Grade:
37
112,044
# Students in 6th Grade:
54
112,295
# Students in 7th Grade:
45
111,752
# Students in 8th Grade:
34
114,405
# Students in 9th Grade:
36
123,174
# Students in 10th Grade:
43
120,909
# Students in 11th Grade:
36
115,387
# Students in 12th Grade:
36
116,910
# Ungraded Students:
-
4,056

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,633 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,094. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,244 is less than the state median of $13,691. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$7 MM
$11 MM
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Spending
$6 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Kaleva Norman Dickson   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,633
$14,094
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Kaleva Norman Dickson   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,244
$13,691
This chart display average spending per public school student in Kaleva Norman Dickson   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Kaleva Norman Dickson School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Brethren Middle School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4400 North High Bridge Rd
Brethren, MI 49619
(231) 477-5353
Grades: 7-8
| 79 students
Rank: #22.
Brethren High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4400 North High Bridge Rd
Brethren, MI 49619
(231) 477-5353
Grades: 9-12
| 151 students
Rank: #33.
Knd Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4400 N Highbridge Rd
Brethren, MI 49619
(231) 477-5353
Grades: K-6
| 291 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 521 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 70-79% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 22% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24

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