Burr Oak Elementary School

  • Burr Oak Elementary School serves 218 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40-44% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Burr Oak Elementary School's student population of 218 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 44% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students218 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Burr Oak Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 25:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Burr Oak Elementary School is 0.17, which is less 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#2317 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Burr Oak 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
91%
66%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Burr Oak Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.170.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Burr Oak Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBurr Oak Community 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
  • Burr Oak Burr Oak High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.0 miles
    326 East Eagle St
    Burr Oak, MI 49030
    (616)489-5534
    0.0 9-12 75
  • Burr Oak Burr Oak Virtual Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 2 students
    0.0 miles
    326 East Eagle Street
    Burr Oak, MI 49030
    (269)489-2213
    0.0 9-12 2
  • Sturgis Sturgis High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 923 students
    5.3 miles
    216 Vinewood Ave
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269)659-1515
    5.3 9-12 923
  • Sturgis Wall School
    Grades: K-2 | 351 students
    5.3 miles
    702 East Lafayette St
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269)659-1570
    5.3 K-2 351
  • Sturgis Eastwood School
    Grades: 3-5 | 778 students
    5.5 miles
    909 South Franks Ave
    Sturgis, MI 49091
    (269)659-1560
    5.5 3-5 778

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