Arnold Elementary School

Arnold Elementary School serves 333 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Arnold Elementary School operates within the Michigan Center School District.

School Overview

The student population of 333 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 333 students
Arnold Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Arnold Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Arnold Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Arnold Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 19:1
Arnold Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Hispanic
3%
7%
Arnold Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
92%
68%
Arnold Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Arnold Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Arnold Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.15 0.27
Arnold Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
43%
Arnold Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Arnold Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,419 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,545 is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,060 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Michigan Center School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,419 784
Michigan Center   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $12 MM $11 MM
Michigan Center   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $13 MM $11 MM
Michigan Center   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,545 $11,681
Michigan Center   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,060 $11,849
Michigan Center   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Michigan Center Jr/sr High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Jackson Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Keicher Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Michigan CenterKeicher Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 3-6 | 425 students137 Broad St
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-5200
    0.93-6425
  • Michigan CenterMichigan Center Jr/sr High School
    1 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 661 students400 South State St
    Michigan CenterMI 49254
    (517)764-1440
    17-12661
  • JacksonEast Jackson High School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 345 students1566 North Sutton Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)764-1700
    1.59-12345
  • JacksonEast Jackson Middle School
    1.5 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 191 students1566 North Sutton Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)764-6010
    1.57-8191
  • JacksonMemorial School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-3 | 357 students345 North Dettman Rd
    JacksonMI 49202
    (517)784-7131
    2KG-3357

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