Bridgman Elementary School

3891 Lake St
Bridgman, MI 49106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bridgman Elementary School serves 336 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Bridgman Elementary School placed in the top 10% 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 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 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Bridgman Elementary School's student population of 336 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students336 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Bridgman Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Bridgman Elementary School is 0.26, 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
#299 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBridgman School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bridgman Elementary School is Bridgman High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Fc Reed Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bridgman Fc Reed Middle School Math: 51% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 5-8 | 289 students
    0.7 miles
    10254 California
    Bridgman, MI 49106
    (269) 465-5410
    0.7 5-8 289
  • Bridgman Bridgman High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 248 students
    1.7 miles
    9964 Gast Rd
    Bridgman, MI 49106
    (269) 466-0223
    1.7 9-12 248
  • Stevensville Lakeshore High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 2%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
    5.5 miles
    5771 Cleveland Ave
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (269) 428-1402
    5.5 9-12 877
  • Stevensville Lakeshore Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 648 students
    5.8 miles
    1459 West John Beers Rd
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (269) 428-1408
    5.8 6-8 648
  • Stevensville Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    5.8 miles
    2000 El Dorado Dr
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (269) 428-1416
    5.8 PK-5 432

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