Fordline Elementary School

14775 Fordline St
Southgate, MI 48195
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Fordline Elementary School serves 317 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Fordline Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Fordline Elementary School's student population of 317 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students317 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Fordline Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 diversity score of Fordline Elementary School is 0.54, 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 Testing Rank
#1397 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
15%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
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White
65%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouthgate Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fordline Elementary School is Asher School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Davidson Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Southgate Asher School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 185 students
    0.6 miles
    14101 Leroy St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4633
    0.6 9-12 185
  • Southgate Davidson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 802 students
    0.6 miles
    15800 Trenton Rd
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4628
    0.6 6-8 802
  • Southgate Southgate Anderson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,214 student
    0.8 miles
    15475 Leroy St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4611
    0.8 9-12 1,214
  • Southgate Grogan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
    0.9 miles
    13300 Burns St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4642
    0.9 PK-5 414
  • Southgate Allen Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 338 students
    1.0 miles
    16500 Mccann St
    Southgate, MI 48195
    (734) 246-4644
    1.0 PK-5 338

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