Bunker Elementary School

2312 Denmark St
Muskegon, MI 49441
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 437 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Bunker Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 437 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50% in MI
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Bunker Elementary School's student population of 437 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
437 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Bunker Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Bunker Elementary School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
#2863 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤5%
36%
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6-9%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bunker 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
17%
9%
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Black
39%
18%
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White
28%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.73
This chart display the diversity score of Bunker 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
81%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bunker 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: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bunker Elementary School's ranking?
Bunker Elementary School is ranked #2863 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What schools are Bunker Elementary School often compared to?
Bunker Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Marquette Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 6-9% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Bunker Elementary School?
437 students attend Bunker Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Bunker Elementary School students are Black, 28% of students are White, 17% of students are Hispanic, 15% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Bunker Elementary School?
Bunker Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Bunker Elementary School offer ?
Bunker Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Bunker Elementary School part of?
Bunker Elementary School is part of Muskegon Public Schools Of The City Of School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 437 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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