Pentwater Public School

Tel: (231)869-4100
Grades: PK-12

284 students

Pentwater Public School serves 284 students in grades PK-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Pentwater Public School operates within the Pentwater Public School District.

Overview

The student population of 284 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-12
Total Students 284 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.23 is less 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 15:1 18:1
Hispanic
10%
6%
White
87%
66%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.23 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.
42%
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.
13%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 284 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pentwater Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 284 822
District Total Revenue $3 MM $11 MM
District Spending $3 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,510 $11,537
District Spending / Student $9,870 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 20, 2014 - I have been going to this school for almost 3 years and it is just so much fun. Most people where so welcoming when i arrived at Pentwater public school. I would have to say that the teachers and most students where very nice. I have way more friends at this school than i did at my old school;) - Posted by Student/Alumni

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