Brown School

  • Brown School serves 372 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Brown School's student population of 372 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students372 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brown School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brown School is 0.44, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#464 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
5%
18%
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White
74%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brown School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.440.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSt. Joseph Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saint Joseph St. Joseph High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1055 students
    1.8 miles
    2521 Stadium Dr
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3200
    1.8 9-12 1055
  • Stevensville Stewart Elementary School
    Grades: K-12 | 418 students
    1.9 miles
    2750 Orchard Ln
    Stevensville, MI 49127
    (269)428-1418
    1.9 K-12 418
  • Saint Joseph Upton Middle School
    Grades: 6-12 | 681 students
    1.9 miles
    800 Maiden Ln
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3400
    1.9 6-12 681
  • Saint Joseph Lincoln School
    Grades: K-5 | 417 students
    2.2 miles
    1102 Orchard Ave
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)926-3700
    2.2 K-5 417
  • Saint Joseph Lighthouse Education Center Special Education School
    Grades: K-12 | 109 students
    2.6 miles
    379 West Glenlord Rd
    Saint Joseph, MI 49085
    (269)429-2351
    2.6 K-12 109

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