Ganiard School

  • Ganiard School serves 331 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ganiard School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Ganiard School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Ganiard School's student population of 331 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students331 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ganiard School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Ganiard School is 0.24, which is less 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#505 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ganiard School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.240.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMT. Pleasant City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

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The scores in the MEAP test. both in reading and math. Would be substantially higher. If the school would drop the common core crap. Unless a parent begins with teaching a child common core match. it's like teaching them a second language .
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