Custer Elementary School

5003 West Albain Rd

Monroe, MI 48161-9558

Tel: (734)265-4300
Grades: PK-6

1,066 students

Custer Elementary School serves 1,066 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Custer Elementary School operates within the Monroe School District.

Overview

The student population of 1066 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 1,066 students
Custer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Custer Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2013)
Students by Grade Custer Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 19:1 18:1
Custer Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2013)
Hispanic
5%
6%
Custer Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
10%
22%
Custer Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
85%
66%
Custer Elementary School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Custer Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Custer Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.26
Custer Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
54%
44%
Custer Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2013)
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.
7%
6%
Custer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,509 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Monroe School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 7,509 822
District Total Revenue $63 MM $11 MM
District Spending $63 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,408 $11,537
Monroe School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,392 $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 Monroe High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Monroe Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Waterloo School (2.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • MonroeMonroe High School
    901 Herr Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-3400
    2.4 mi | 1908 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MonroeWaterloo School
    1933 South Custer Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-5100
    2.5 mi | 303 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • MonroeMonroe Middle School
    503 Washington St
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)265-4000
    2.6 mi | 872 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • MonroeRiverside Learning Center
    77 North Roessler St
    MonroeMI 48162
    (734)265-4900
    2.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • MonroeMonroe County Isd - Local Based Spec Ed Programs
    Special Education School
    1101 South Raisinville Rd
    MonroeMI 48161
    (734)242-5799
    Special Education School

    3 mi | 522 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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