Beacon Tree Elementary School

  • Beacon Tree Elementary School serves 752 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Beacon Tree Elementary School's student population of 752 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students752 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Beacon Tree Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Beacon Tree Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#666 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Beacon Tree 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Beacon Tree 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Beacon Tree Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Beacon Tree Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.120.28
This chart display the diversity score of Beacon Tree Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Beacon Tree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Beacon Tree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUtica Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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