Alexander Elementary School

520 Cherry St
Adrian, MI 49221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Alexander Elementary School serves 462 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Alexander Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Alexander Elementary School's student population of 462 students has grown by 26% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Alexander Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Alexander Elementary School is 0.57, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1537 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
8%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
59%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAdrian School District Of The City Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Alexander Elementary School is Adrian Community High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Springbrook Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Adrian Springbrook Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 627 students
    0.1 miles
    615 Springbrook Ave
    Adrian, MI 49221
    (517) 263-0543
    0.1 5-8 627
  • Adrian Adrian Community High School Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 1-12 | 49 students
    0.6 miles
    801 E Maumee St
    Adrian, MI 49221
    (517) 263-1332
    0.6 1-12 49
  • Adrian Adrian High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 881 students
    0.6 miles
    785 Riverside Ave
    Adrian, MI 49221
    (517) 263-2181
    0.6 9-12 881
  • Adrian Lisd Technical Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.6 miles
    1372 North Main St
    Adrian, MI 49221
    (517) 263-2108
    0.6 9-12 n/a
  • Adrian Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    0.8 miles
    158 South Scott St
    Adrian, MI 49221
    (517) 265-8544
    0.8 PK-5 344

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