Elms Road Elementary School

3259 South Elms Rd
Swartz Creek, MI 48473
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Elms Road Elementary School serves 377 students in grades 3-5.
Elms Road 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Elms Road Elementary School's student population of 377 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
Total Students
377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Elms Road Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Elms Road Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1920 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
9%
18%
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White
78%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Elms Road Elementary School's ranking?
Elms Road Elementary School is ranked #1920 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What schools are Elms Road Elementary School often compared to?
Elms Road Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Dieck Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
25% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 38% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Elms Road Elementary School?
377 students attend Elms Road Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Elms Road Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Black, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Elms Road Elementary School?
Elms Road Elementary School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Elms Road Elementary School offer ?
Elms Road Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5
What school district is Elms Road Elementary School part of?
Elms Road Elementary School is part of Swartz Creek Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 377 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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