Ella M White School

201 North Ripley Blvd
Alpena, MI 49707
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ella M White School serves 463 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (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 38% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Ella M White School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ella M White School's student population of 463 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students463 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Ella M White School is ranked within the top 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 Ella M White School is 0.12, 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
#1446 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
94%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.120.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlpena School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ella M White School is Alpena High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Thunder Bay Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
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