700 Elizabeth St
Lowell, MI 49331
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bushnell Elementary School serves 266 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Bushnell Elementary School's student population of 266 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
266 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Bushnell Elementary School is 0.19, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.19
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Students: 266 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50% in MI)

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