Birmingham Covington School

  • Birmingham Covington School serves 645 students in grades 3-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 72% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Birmingham Covington School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Birmingham Covington School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Birmingham Covington School's student population of 645 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 3-8
Total Students645 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Birmingham Covington School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Birmingham Covington School is 0.29, 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#88 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Birmingham Covington 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Birmingham Covington School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.290.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
2%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Birmingham Covington School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Birmingham Covington School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
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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