1427 Levona St
Ypsilanti, MI 48198
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Erickson Elementary School serves 264 students in grades 1-6.
Erickson 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 18% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 1-6
  • Enrollment: 264 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Erickson Elementary School's student population of 264 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Erickson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Erickson Elementary School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2737 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
68%
18%
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White
13%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.51
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

18% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% MI state average), while 17% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% MI state average).

How many students attend Erickson Elementary School?

264 students attend Erickson Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

68% of Erickson Elementary School students are Black, 13% of students are White, 13% of students are Two or more races, and 6% of students are Hispanic.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Erickson Elementary School?

Erickson Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.

What grades does Erickson Elementary School offer ?

Erickson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 1-6 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 1-6
  • Enrollment: 264 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 87%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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