Countryside Academy Elementary School

Countryside Academy Elementary School serves 361 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Countryside Academy Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Countryside Academy Elementary School's student population of 361 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Countryside Academy Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Countryside Academy Elementary School is 0.67, 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
#1986 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
28%
8%
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Black
47%
18%
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White
20%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCountryside Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Countryside Academy Elementary School is Countryside Academy Middlehigh School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Benton Harbor Countryside Academy Middlehigh School Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 323 students
    3.1 miles
    4800 Meadowbrook Rd
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    (269) 944-3319
    3.1 6-12 323
  • Benton Harbor Global Dual Language School Magnet School
    Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 122 students
    3.9 miles
    1716 Territorial Road
    Benton Harbor, MI 49022
    (269) 519-0009
    3.9 K-8 122
  • Coloma Coloma High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 476 students
    4.2 miles
    300 West Saint Joseph St
    Coloma, MI 49038
    (269) 468-2400
    4.2 9-12 476
  • Coloma Coloma Junior High School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 341 students
    4.2 miles
    302 West Saint Joseph St
    Coloma, MI 49038
    (269) 468-2405
    4.2 6-8 341
  • Riverside Riverside School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 83 students
    4.2 miles
    3422 Riverside Rd
    Riverside, MI 49084
    (269) 849-1343
    4.2 K-8 83

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