Bruce Collins Elementary School

  • Bruce Collins Elementary School serves 404 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (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 52% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Bruce Collins Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Bruce Collins Elementary School's student population of 404 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students404 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bruce Collins Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bruce Collins Elementary School is 0.32, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1017 out of 3167 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
8%
18%
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White
82%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUtica 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 Bruce Collins Elementary School is Bozymowski Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sterling Heights Bozymowski Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 334 students
    0.7 miles
    11870 Eldorado Dr
    Sterling Heights, MI 48312
    (586)939-5391
    0.7 PK-12 334
  • Sterling Heights Heritage Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 470 students
    0.8 miles
    37400 Dodge Park Rd
    Sterling Heights, MI 48312
    (586)797-3100
    0.8 7-9 470
  • Sterling Heights Huron Academy Grades K2 Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 250 students
    0.8 miles
    11401 Metropolitan Pkwy
    Sterling Heights, MI 48312
    (586)446-9170
    0.8 PK-12 250
  • Sterling Heights Oakbrook Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 582 students
    0.8 miles
    12060 Greenway Dr
    Sterling Heights, MI 48312
    (586)797-5900
    0.8 PK-6 582
  • Sterling Heights Sterling Heights Senior High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1480 students
    0.8 miles
    12901 15 Mile Rd
    Sterling Heights, MI 48312
    (586)698-4249
    0.8 9-12 1480

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