Avoca Elementary School

8751 Willow St

Avoca, MI 48006-7702

Grades: PK-5

268 students

Avoca Elementary School serves 268 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Avoca Elementary School operates within the Yale School District.

Overview

The student population of 268 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 268 students
Gender % 58% Male / 42%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 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 16:1 18:1
Black
1%
22%
White
97%
66%
Two or more races
2%
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.
0.06 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.
35%
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.
6%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,068 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,456 is less than the state average of $11,537. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,089 is less than the state average of $11,612. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Yale School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,068 822
District Total Revenue $21 MM $11 MM
District Spending $21 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,456 $11,537
District Spending / Student $9,089 $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 Phoenix Alternative School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Yale Junior High School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is John F. Farrell-emmett Elementary School (5.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EmmettJohn F. Farrell-emmett Elementary School
    3300 Kinney Rd
    EmmettMI 48022
    (810)384-1300
    5.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 250 students                      
  • YaleYale Junior High School
    198 School Dr
    YaleMI 48097
    (810)387-3231
    7.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 517 students                      
  • YaleYale Elementary School
    200 School Dr
    YaleMI 48097
    (810)387-3231
    7.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 340 students                      
  • YalePhoenix Alternative School
    Alternative School
    247 School Dr
    YaleMI 48097
    (810)387-3231
    Alternative School

    7.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 17 students                      
  • YaleYale Senior High School
    247 School Dr
    YaleMI 48097
    (810)387-3231
    7.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 676 students                      

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