Bingham Farms Elementary School

  • Bingham Farms Elementary School serves 306 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bingham Farms Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bingham Farms Elementary School's student population of 306 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school / Magnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students306 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bingham Farms Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bingham Farms Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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 School Rank (16-17)#391 out of 3167 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
36%
18%
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White
54%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBirmingham School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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