Atkinson Elementary School (Closed 2008)

4900 E. Hilldale Street
Detroit, MI 48234
  • Atkinson Elementary School served 279 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students279 students
This chart display total students of Atkinson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Atkinson Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Atkinson Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Atkinson Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian (06-07)
n/a
1%
Asian (06-07)
n/a
2%
Hispanic (06-07)
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Atkinson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black (06-07)
98%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Atkinson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White (06-07)
n/a
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Atkinson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 1994-95 school year data.
Hawaiian (06-07)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (06-07)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score0.010.52
This chart display the diversity score of Atkinson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Atkinson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (06-07)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Atkinson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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