Emerson School

  • Emerson School serves 501 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 33% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Emerson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Emerson School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students501 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Emerson School
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson School is 0.17, 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 School Rank#1566 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Emerson School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
91%
66%
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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 Emerson School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.170.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Emerson 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 NameOwosso School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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    1.4 miles
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