Custer Elementary School

5003 West Albain Rd,

Monroe, MI, 48161-9558

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

1,086 students

Custer Elementary School serves 1,086 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 33%.
Custer Elementary School operates within the Monroe Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1086 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 1,086 students
Custer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Custer Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
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 less than the state average of 0.48. 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 (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Custer Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
3%
6%
Custer Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
9%
22%
Custer Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
85%
67%
Custer Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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 0.48
Custer Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
52%
44%
Custer Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
5%
6%
Custer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,609 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Monroe Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
3
Number of Students Managed 7,609 806
Monroe Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $63 MM $11 MM
Monroe Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $63 MM $11 MM
Monroe Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,408 $11,537
Monroe Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,392 $11,612
Monroe Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monroe Monroe Middle School
    503 Washington St
    Monroe , MI , 48161
    (734)265-4000
    2.5  mi  |  930  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Monroe Monroe High School
    901 Herr Rd
    Monroe , MI , 48161
    (734)265-3400
    2.5  mi  |  1932  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Monroe Waterloo School
    1933 South Custer Rd
    Monroe , MI , 48161
    (734)265-5100
    2.5  mi  |  286  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Monroe Riverside Learning Center
    77 North Roessler St
    Monroe , MI , 48162
    (734)265-4900
    2.8  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG
  • Monroe Orchard Center High School
    Alternative School
    1750 Oak St
    Monroe , MI , 48161
    (734)265-3700
    Alternative School
    3  mi  |  158  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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Monroe, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.23, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Monroe is Storm Ridge (yic) High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.