Cornell Elementary School

  • Cornell Elementary School serves 437 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cornell Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cornell Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Cornell Elementary School's student population of 437 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students437 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Cornell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cornell Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Cornell Elementary School is 0.60, which is more 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#88 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Cornell Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cornell Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cornell Elementary School 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cornell Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
32%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
55%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cornell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.600.52
This chart display the diversity score of Cornell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cornell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkemos School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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