Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus

  • Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus serves 447 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus's student population of 447 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students447 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus is 0.60, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)15-19%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (15-16)20-24%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
42%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
43%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.600.52
This chart display the diversity score of Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ferndale Lower Elementary Campus 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 NameFerndale School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Not a good choice!! They care about the money that they recieve from ALL the title one kids they have. We left the district, and are now in a safe environment, and very challenging for my kids. The best choice we ever made.
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