Brown Elementary School

8064 Byron Center Ave Sw
Byron Center, MI 49315
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 1%
Brown Elementary School serves 524 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Brown Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 95% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Brown Elementary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
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School Rankings

Brown Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Brown Elementary School is 0.24, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#8 out of 3120 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
22:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.24
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
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 (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 524 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 22:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 1% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 1%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.24 (Btm 50%)

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