Community-based Transition Center

  • Community-based Transition Center serves 60 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≥50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≥50% (which is equal to the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Community-based Transition Center placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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Community-based Transition Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Community-based Transition Center's student population of 60 students has grown by 30% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students60 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Community-based Transition Center is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,159 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Community-based Transition Center is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#995 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio7:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Community-based Transition Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
5%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
59%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Community-based Transition Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.580.28
This chart display the diversity score of Community-based Transition Center and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Community-based Transition Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVan Buren ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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