Clayton H Symons Elementary School

432 South Platt Rd
Milan, MI 48160
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Clayton H Symons Elementary School serves 435 students in grades 3-5.
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 45% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Clayton H Symons Elementary School placed in the top 50% 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 student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Clayton H Symons Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Clayton H Symons Elementary School's student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Clayton H Symons Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Clayton H Symons Elementary School is 0.26, 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
#975 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilan Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Clayton H Symons Elementary School is Milan High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Milan Middle School (1.3 miles away)
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