Custer Elementary School

Custer Elementary School serves 1,056 students in grades PK - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Custer Elementary School operates within the Monroe School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1056 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 1,056 students
Custer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Custer Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Custer Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Custer Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 19:1
Custer Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Custer Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
12%
18%
Custer Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
83%
68%
Custer Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.30 0.50
Custer 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.
56%
43%
Custer 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%
Custer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Monroe School District's student population of 5,864 students has decreased by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,311 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 $9,651 is less than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Monroe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 5,864 784
Monroe School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $61 MM $11 MM
Monroe School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $63 MM $11 MM
Monroe School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,311 $11,681
Monroe School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,651 $11,849
Monroe 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 Monroe High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monroe Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waterloo School (2.5 miles away)
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  • MonroeMonroe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1845 students
    2.5 miles
    901 Herr Rd
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    (734)265-3400
    2.59-121845
  • MonroeMonroe Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 864 students
    2.5 miles
    503 Washington St
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-4000
    2.57-8864
  • MonroeWaterloo School
    Grades: PK-6 | 273 students
    2.5 miles
    1933 South Custer Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-5100
    2.5PK-6273
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    Grades: PK
    2.8 miles
    77 North Roessler St
    MonroeMI 48162
    (734)265-4900
    2.8PKn/a
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    Grades: 7-12 | 130 students
    3 miles
    1750 Oak St
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-3700
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