Cooper Elementary School (Closed 2008)

6836 Georgia Street
Detroit, MI 48211
  • Cooper Elementary School served 635 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students635 students
This chart display total students of Cooper Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cooper Elementary School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Cooper Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cooper Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cooper Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
98%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
2%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cooper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.040.28
This chart display the diversity score of Cooper Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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