Carpenter School

  • Carpenter School serves 434 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (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 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 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Carpenter School's student population of 434 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students434 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carpenter School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carpenter School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1579 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
29%
18%
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White
42%
66%
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Two or more races
14%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Carpenter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.720.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Carpenter 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 NameAnn Arbor Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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