421 East Lake St
Harbor Springs, MI 49740
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Blackbird Elementary School serves 154 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Blackbird Elementary School's student population of 154 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
154 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Blackbird Elementary School is 0.28, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
18:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 154 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.28 (Btm 50% in MI)

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