Bird Elementary School

  • Bird Elementary School serves 520 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 61% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bird 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bird Elementary School's student population of 520 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 Kindergarten-5
Total Students520 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Bird Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bird Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bird Elementary School is 0.24, 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#318 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bird Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bird Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.240.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bird 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 NamePlymouth-Canton Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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