Bridgman Elementary School

3891 Lake St
Bridgman, MI 49106
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 347 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Bridgman Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 347 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : Top 10% in MI
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Bridgman Elementary School's student population of 347 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
347 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

Bridgman Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 3,069 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bridgman Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#173 out of 3069 schools
(Top 10%)
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60-64%
34%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bridgman Elementary 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 2021-22 school year data.
70-74%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bridgman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Bridgman Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Bridgman Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
84%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bridgman Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Michigan.
0.29
This chart displays the diversity score of Bridgman Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bridgman Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bridgman Elementary School's ranking?
Bridgman Elementary School is ranked #173 out of 3,069 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% MI state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MI state average).
How many students attend Bridgman Elementary School?
347 students attend Bridgman Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Bridgman Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bridgman Elementary School?
Bridgman Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Bridgman Elementary School offer ?
Bridgman Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Bridgman Elementary School part of?
Bridgman Elementary School is part of Bridgman Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 347 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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