Carpenter School

4250 Central Blvd
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Carpenter School serves 420 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Carpenter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Carpenter School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Carpenter School's student population of 420 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Carpenter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Carpenter School is 0.73, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#879 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
29%
18%
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White
40%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnn Arbor 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 Carpenter School is Washtenaw County Youth Center Educational Programs (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ann Arbor Washtenaw County Youth Center Educational Programs Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 31 students
    0.3 miles
    4125 Washtenaw Ave
    Ann Arbor, MI 48103
    (734) 994-8100
    0.3 6-12 31
  • Ann Arbor Correctional Services Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.5 miles
    2201 Hogback Rd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48105
    (734) 994-2223
    0.5 9-12 n/a
  • Ann Arbor Pittsfield School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
    0.8 miles
    2543 Pittsfield Blvd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 997-1218
    0.8 K-5 255
  • Ann Arbor Mary D Mitchell School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 402 students
    1.2 miles
    3550 Pittsview Dr
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    (734) 997-1216
    1.2 K-5 402
  • Ann Arbor Scarlett Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 621 students
    1.2 miles
    3300 Lorraine St
    Ann Arbor, MI 48108
    (734) 997-1220
    1.2 6-8 621

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