Courtade Elementary School

  • Courtade Elementary School serves 284 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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.
  • Courtade 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 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Courtade Elementary School's student population of 284 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students284 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Courtade 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 Courtade Elementary School is 0.22, which is less 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#118 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.220.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTraverse City Area 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 Courtade Elementary School is Grand Traverse Academy (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Traverse City Grand Traverse Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 1,100 student
    2.3 miles
    1245 Hammond Rd E
    Traverse City, MI 49686
    (231) 995-0665
    2.3 K-12 1,100
  • Traverse City Cherry Knoll Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    2.6 miles
    1800 3 Mile Rd N
    Traverse City, MI 49696
    (231) 933-8940
    2.6 PK-5 429
  • Traverse City East Middle School
    Grades: 6-9 | 883 students
    2.6 miles
    1776 3 Mile Rd N
    Traverse City, MI 49686
    (231) 933-7300
    2.6 6-9 883
  • Traverse City Woodland School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 217 students
    3.7 miles
    7224 Supply Rd
    Traverse City, MI 49686
    (231) 947-7474
    3.7 K-8 217
  • Traverse City Traverse City High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 206 students
    3.8 miles
    3962 3 Mile Rd N
    Traverse City, MI 49686
    (231) 933-5860
    3.8 6-12 206

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