Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus

  • Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus serves 479 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (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 32% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus's student population of 479 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students479 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus 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 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ferndale Upper Elementary Campus is 0.59, 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 School Rank#1800 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ferndale Upper 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
54%
18%
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White
34%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.52
This chart display the diversity score of Ferndale Upper 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
54%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ferndale Upper 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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