Bear Lake Elementary School

  • Bear Lake Elementary School serves 150 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bear Lake Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 32%.

School Overview

  • Bear Lake Elementary School's student population of 150 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students150 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bear Lake Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bear Lake Elementary School is 0.24, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank
42%
18%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bear Lake 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bear Lake 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Bear Lake Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
87%
68%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bear Lake Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.240.28
This chart display the diversity score of Bear Lake Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bear Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBear Lake s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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