Atherton Elementary School

Atherton Elementary School serves 412 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Atherton Elementary School operates within the Atherton Community s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 412 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 412 students
Atherton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Atherton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Atherton Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Atherton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more 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 19:1 19:1
Atherton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Atherton Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Atherton Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
12%
18%
Atherton Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
70%
68%
Atherton Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Atherton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.49 0.27
Atherton Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
65%
43%
Atherton 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.
4%
6%
Atherton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Atherton Community s School District's student population of 904 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,407 in this district is less than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,173 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Atherton Community s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 904 752
Atherton Community s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $9 MM $11 MM
Atherton Community s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $9 MM $11 MM
Atherton Community s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,407 $11,681
Atherton Community s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,173 $11,849
Atherton Community s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Atherton Junior / Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bendle Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Burton Glen Charter Academy (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BurtonAtherton Junior / Senior High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 459 students
    0.2 miles
    3354 South Genesee Rd
    BurtonMI 48519
    (810)591-9184
    0.27-12459
  • BurtonMadison Academy - High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 214 students
    0.4 miles
    3266 South Genesee Rd
    BurtonMI 48519
    (810)655-2949
    0.49-12214
  • BurtonBurton Glen Charter AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 656 students
    1.2 miles
    4171 East Atherton Rd
    BurtonMI 48519
    (810)744-2300
    1.2KG-8656
  • BurtonVern Van Y. SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 33 students
    1.6 miles
    2400 Clarice Ave
    BurtonMI 48519
    (810)591-0850
    1.69-1233
  • Grand BlancGrand Blanc AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-8 | 370 students
    2.1 miles
    5135 East Hill Rd
    Grand BlancMI 48439
    (810)953-3140
    2.1KG-8370

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