Central Elementary School

  • Central Elementary School serves 602 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Central Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Central Elementary School's student population of 602 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students602 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Elementary School is 0.25, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#187 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.250.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavison Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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