Riddle Elementary School

Riddle Elementary School serves 148 students in grades PK-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Riddle Elementary School operates within the Lansing Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 148 students has declined by 49% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 148 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1 18:1
Hispanic
11%
6%
Black
49%
22%
White
34%
66%
Two or more races
6%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.63 0.26
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.
77%
44%
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.
1%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,849 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,573 is higher than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,053 is higher than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lansing Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
3
Number of Students Managed 18,849 822
District Total Revenue $173 MM $11 MM
District Spending $180 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,573 $11,537
District Spending / Student $12,053 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is J.w. Sexton High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Intermediate School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mid-michigan Leadership Academy (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LansingJ.w. Sexton High School
    Magnet School
    102 Mcpherson Ave
    LansingMI 48915
    (517)755-1070
    Magnet School

    0.2 mi | Gr. 7-12 | 903 students                      
  • LansingThe Early College @ Lansing Community College High School
    430 North Capitol Ave
    LansingMI 48933
    (517)244-1254
    1 mi | Gr. 10-12 | 143 students                      
  • LansingHigh School Diploma Completion Initiative
    Alternative School
    430 North Capitol Ave
    LansingMI 48933
    (517)244-1212
    Alternative School

    1 mi | Gr. 10-12 | n/a students                      
  • LansingEast Intermediate School
    3131 West Michigan Ave
    LansingMI 48917
    (517)484-8830
    1 mi | Gr. 5-6 | 383 students                      
  • LansingMid-michigan Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    730 West Maple St
    LansingMI 48906
    (517)485-5379
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 223 students                      

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