Riddle Elementary School

Riddle Elementary School serves 147 students in grades PK - 3.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Riddle Elementary School operates within the Lansing Public School District.

School Overview

The student population of 147 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 147 students
Riddle Elementary School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Riddle Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Riddle Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Riddle Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 8:1 19:1
Riddle Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Riddle Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Riddle Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
54%
18%
Riddle Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
34%
68%
Riddle Elementary School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Riddle 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.
0.59 0.27
Riddle Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
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.
78%
43%
Riddle Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
2%
6%
Riddle Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Lansing Public School District's student population of 12,047 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,497 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 $12,563 is higher than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lansing Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
3
Number of Students Managed 12,047 752
Lansing Public   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $165 MM $11 MM
Lansing Public   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $180 MM $11 MM
Lansing Public   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,497 $11,681
Lansing Public   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $12,563 $11,849
Lansing Public   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 J.w. Sexton High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mosaica Online Academy Of Michigan (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mosaica Online Academy Of Michigan (0.7 miles away)
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  • LansingJ.w. Sexton High SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 7-12 | 881 students
    0.2 miles
    102 Mcpherson Ave
    LansingMI 48915
    (517)755-1070
    0.27-12881
  • LansingMosaica Online Academy Of MichiganCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 22 students
    0.7 miles
    600 West Saint Joseph St
    LansingMI 48933
    (248)431-1110
    0.7KG-1222
  • LansingEast Intermediate School
    Grades: 5-6 | 388 students
    1 miles
    3131 West Michigan Ave
    LansingMI 48917
    (517)484-8830
    15-6388
  • LansingThe Early College @ Lansing Community College High School
    Grades: 10-12 | 197 students
    1 miles
    430 North Capitol Ave
    LansingMI 48933
    (517)244-1254
    110-12197
  • LansingMid-michigan Leadership AcademyCharter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 280 students
    1.1 miles
    730 West Maple St
    LansingMI 48906
    (517)485-5379
    1.1PK-8280

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