Fair Plain West Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Fair Plain West Elementary School served 284 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 10-14% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 64%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students284 students
This chart display total students of Fair Plain West Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Fair Plain West Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Fair Plain West Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio26:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Fair Plain West Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Fair Plain West Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
95%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
4%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fair Plain West Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.100.28
This chart display the diversity score of Fair Plain West Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Fair Plain West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenton Harbor Area s School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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