Elmwood Elementary School

Elmwood Elementary School serves 363 students in grades 1-4.
Elmwood Elementary 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Elmwood Elementary School's student population of 363 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Elmwood Elementary 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 Elmwood Elementary School is 0.75, which is more 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
#1397 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
8%
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Black
26%
18%
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White
38%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.750.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaverly Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elmwood Elementary School is Waverly Senior High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waverly Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winans Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing Winans Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 1-4 | 443 students
    1.3 miles
    5401 W Michigan Ave
    Lansing, MI 48917
    (517) 321-2371
    1.3 1-4 443
  • Lansing Meryl S Colt Elementary School
    Grades: PK-K | 219 students
    1.4 miles
    4344 West Michigan Ave
    Lansing, MI 48917
    (517) 323-3777
    1.4 PK-K 219
  • Lansing Waverly Senior High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,091 student
    1.4 miles
    160 Snow Rd
    Lansing, MI 48917
    (517) 323-3831
    1.4 9-12 1,091
  • Lansing Mt Vernon Head Start Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    1.5 miles
    3338 North Waverly Rd
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 323-2206
    1.5 PK n/a
  • Lansing Delta Mills Early Childhood Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK
    1.6 miles
    6816 Delta River Drive
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 925-5600
    1.6 PK n/a

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