PROFICIENCY 26% 33% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Compton Unified
19%Compton
38%California

Dickison Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 5 and is located in the district of "Compton Unified" in Compton, CA. There are a total of 710 students and 37 teachers at Dickison Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 521 free lunch students and 20 reduced lunch students.

Dickison Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.5%, which is 33% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students710
Teachers36.5
Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch521
Reduced lunch20

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Dickison Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All21%
320-24%
415-19%
520-24%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
325-29%
425-29%
535-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Dickison Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 0.5% 0.3% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 8.0% 17.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.2% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 74.3% 74.7% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.6% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.8% 0.6% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 16.2% 6.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Compton demographics profile

StatisticComptonCaliforniaNational
Population97,74039,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)9,74625691
Median age29.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%52%55%
Speak English37%56%79%
Speak Spanish61%29%13%

Education level achieved in Compton

IndexComptonCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade61.8%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school58.8%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college34.7%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree13.5%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors8.2%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters2.1%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.3%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Dickison Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.