Ellis Elementary School

100 West Ellis Ave
Belding, MI 48809
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ellis Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Ellis Elementary School's student population of 418 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Ellis Elementary School is 0.28, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ellis Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ellis Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ellis Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ellis Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.280.52
This chart display the diversity score of Ellis 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
63%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ellis 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
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ellis 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 NameBelding Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ellis Elementary School is Belding High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Belding Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belding Belding Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 408 students
    0.6 miles
    410 Ionia St
    Belding, MI 48809
    (616) 794-4400
    0.6 6-8 408
  • Belding Belding High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 590 students
    0.9 miles
    850 Hall St
    Belding, MI 48809
    (616) 794-4900
    0.9 9-12 590
  • Belding Woodview Elementary School Math: 39% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 373 students
    1.3 miles
    450 Orchard St
    Belding, MI 48809
    (616) 794-4750
    1.3 3-5 373
  • Belding Belding Prek Programs
    Grades: PK
    1.5 miles
    100 W Ellis Ave
    Belding, MI 48809
    (616) 794-4100
    1.5 PK n/a
  • Belding Success Belding Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 103 students
    1.7 miles
    9057 Belding Road 2
    Belding, MI 48809
    (616) 232-3322
    1.7 9-12 103

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