Harwood Elementary School

Harwood Elementary School serves 404 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
Harwood Elementary School operates within the Warren Consolidated s School District.

Overview

The student population of 404 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 404 students
Harwood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Harwood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Harwood Elementary School 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 0.42 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 15:1 18:1
Harwood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
3%
Harwood Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
1%
6%
Harwood Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
17%
22%
Harwood Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
74%
67%
Harwood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Harwood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Harwood 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.
0.42 0.48
Harwood 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.
65%
44%
Harwood 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%
Harwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,210 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Warren Consolidated s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
3
Number of Students Managed 16,210 806
Warren Consolidated s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $186 MM $11 MM
Warren Consolidated s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $177 MM $11 MM
Warren Consolidated s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,770 $11,537
Warren Consolidated s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,231 $11,612
Warren Consolidated 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 Conner Creek Academy East-mi Collegiate High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Grissom Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Angus Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sterling Heights Angus Elementary School
    3180 Hein Dr
    Sterling Heights , MI , 48310
    (586)825-2780
    0.8  mi  |  420  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sterling Heights Hatherly Elementary School
    35201 Davison St
    Sterling Heights , MI , 48310
    (586)825-2880
    0.9  mi  |  401  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Warren Green Acres Elementary School
    4655 Holmes Dr
    Warren , MI , 48092
    (586)825-2890
    1.1  mi  |  490  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sterling Heights Grissom Middle School
    35701 Ryan Rd
    Sterling Heights , MI , 48310
    (586)825-2560
    1.2  mi  |  727  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Warren Conner Creek Academy East-mi Collegiate High School
    Charter School
    31300 Ryan Rd
    Warren , MI , 48092
    (586)777-5792
    Charter School
    1.3  mi  |  460  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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