Avoca Elementary School

  • Avoca Elementary School serves 267 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Avoca Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Avoca Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Avoca Elementary School's student population of 267 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students267 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Avoca Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Avoca Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Avoca Elementary School is 0.08, which is less 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#236 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Avoca Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Avoca Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Avoca Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.080.52
This chart display the diversity score of Avoca Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Avoca Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYale School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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