East Elementary School (Closed 2014)

  • East Elementary School served 243 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 29% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 41%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65% (which was equal to the Michigan state average of 65%) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 30% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students243 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of East Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
65%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of East Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in East Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
14%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
70%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.480.28
This chart display the diversity score of East Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Elementary School 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 NameComstock Public s School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Kalamazoo North Elementary School
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