Beach Elementary School

  • Beach Elementary School serves 501 students in grades 2-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 52% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Beach Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Beach Elementary School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 2-3
Total Students501 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beach Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Beach Elementary School is 0.20, 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#628 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Beach Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.200.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCedar Springs School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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    (616) 696-1200
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    Grades: PK-1 | 548 students
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  • Cedar Springs Cedar View Elementary School
    Grades: 4-6 | 519 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616) 696-9102
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  • Cedar Springs New Beginnings Alternative High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 53 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
    (616) 696-1203
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  • Cedar Springs R1ts Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 6 students
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    204 East Muskegon St
    Cedar Springs, MI 49319
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