Gates Elementary School

  • Gates Elementary School serves 561 students in grades 1-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Gates Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Gates Elementary School's student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 1-4
Total Students561 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Gates Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gates Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 22:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gates Elementary School is 0.32, 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 School Rank#187 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gates 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Gates Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Gates Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
5%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gates Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
82%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.52
This chart display the diversity score of Gates Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gates Elementary School 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 Gates Elementary School 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 NameDavison Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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