Collins Elementary School

  • Collins Elementary School serves 382 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-84% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Collins Elementary School's student population of 382 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students382 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Collins Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Collins Elementary School is 0.42, which is less 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#248 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
6%
18%
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White
75%
66%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Collins Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.420.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameForest Hills Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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