Gallimore Elementary School

8375 North Sheldon Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(School attendance zone shown in map)
10/
10
Top 1%
Serving 329 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Gallimore Elementary School ranks in the top 1% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 98% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≥99% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • : Top 1% in MI
  • : 98% (Top 1%)
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Gallimore Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Gallimore Elementary School's student population of 329 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
329 students
This chart display total students of Gallimore Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Gallimore Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Gallimore Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Gallimore Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Gallimore Elementary School ranks within the top 1% of all 3,069 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Gallimore Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (MI)
#1 out of 3069 schools
(Top 1%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Gallimore Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
98%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gallimore 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 2021-22 school year data.
≥99%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gallimore 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 2021-22 school year data.
≥95%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Gallimore Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Gallimore Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
50%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
3%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
41%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gallimore Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Gallimore Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gallimore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Gallimore Elementary School's ranking?
Gallimore Elementary School is ranked #1 out of 3,069 schools, which ranks it among the top 1% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
98% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% MI state average), while ≥99% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% MI state average).
How many students attend Gallimore Elementary School?
329 students attend Gallimore Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Gallimore Elementary School students are Asian, 41% of students are White, 4% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Gallimore Elementary School?
Gallimore Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Gallimore Elementary School offer ?
Gallimore Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Gallimore Elementary School part of?
Gallimore Elementary School is part of Plymouth-Canton Community Schools School District.

School Reviews

Review Gallimore Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Teaching in Contemporary Times
Teaching in Contemporary Times
We explore why individuals choose teaching, illuminating intrinsic motivations, the influence of role models, the pursuit of lifelong learning, and the aspiration to impact society.
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
Looming School Bus Strike Leave Students in a Transportation Pickle
A possible school bus strike in New York City may leave more than 150,000 students scrambling for a ride to school.
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Do You Need After School Day Care? Public Schools May Be the Solution
Learn about how your child's public school may be the best source of after school and vacation day care.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 329 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • : Top 1%
  • : 98% (Top 1%)
  • : ≥99% (Top 1%)
  • : ≥95% (Top 1%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Quick Links