Blue Star Elementary School

3846 58th St
Holland, MI 49423
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Blue Star Elementary School serves 242 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Blue Star 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 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Blue Star Elementary School's student population of 242 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Blue Star 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 Blue Star Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#384 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHamilton Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Blue Star Elementary School is Pioneer Technical High School (4.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Holland Maplewood Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K
    4.4 miles
    925 Central Ave
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 494-2650
    4.4 PK-K n/a
  • Hamilton Pioneer Technical High School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 32 students
    4.5 miles
    4911 136th Ave
    Hamilton, MI 49419
    (269) 751-5185
    4.5 6-12 32
  • Hamilton Hamilton High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 815 students
    4.8 miles
    4911 136th Ave
    Hamilton, MI 49419
    (269) 751-5185
    4.8 9-12 815
  • Holland Jefferson
    Grades: K-7 | 378 students
    4.9 miles
    282 West 30th St
    Holland, MI 49423
    (616) 494-2500
    4.9 K-7 378
  • Hamilton Hamilton Middle School
    Grades: K-12 | 798 students
    5.0 miles
    4845 136th Ave
    Hamilton, MI 49419
    (269) 751-4436
    5.0 K-12 798

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