Orchard View Early Elementary School

2820 Macarthur Rd,

Muskegon, MI, 49442-1535

Tel: (231)760-1850
Grades: PK-1

391 students

Orchard View Early Elementary School serves 391 students in grades PK-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Orchard View Early Elementary School operates within the Orchard View s School District.

Overview

The student population of 391 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-1
Total Students 391 students
Orchard View Early Elementary School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Orchard View Early Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Orchard View Early Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 18:1
Orchard View Early Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Orchard View Early Elementary School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
7%
6%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
7%
22%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Black (1991-2012)
White
76%
67%
Orchard View Early Elementary School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Orchard View Early Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Orchard View Early 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.
0.41 0.87
Orchard View Early Elementary School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
74%
44%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,413 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Orchard View s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 3,413 930
Orchard View s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $34 MM $11 MM
District Spending $33 MM $11 MM
Orchard View s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,060 $11,537
Orchard View s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,700 $11,612
Orchard View 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 Orchard View High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Orchard View Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cardinal Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Muskegon Orchard View Middle School
    Magnet School
    35 South Sheridan Dr
    Muskegon , MI , 49442
    (231)760-1500
    Magnet School
    0.6  mi  |  615  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Muskegon Cardinal Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2310 Marquette Ave
    Muskegon , MI , 49442
    (231)760-1700
    Magnet School
    1  mi  |  748  students  |  Gr.  2-5
  • Muskegon Orchard View High School
    Magnet School
    16 North Quarterline Rd
    Muskegon , MI , 49442
    (231)760-1400
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  690  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Muskegon Waypoint Academy
    Charter School
    2900 East Apple Ave
    Muskegon , MI , 49442
    (231)777-4972
    Charter School
    1.5  mi  |  253  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Muskegon Timberland Academy
    Charter School
    2574 Mclaughlin Ave
    Muskegon , MI , 49442
    (231)767-9700
    Charter School
    1.8  mi  |  375  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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Muskegon, 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 0.31, which is higher than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Muskegon is Nims Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.