Glencairn School

  • Glencairn School serves 301 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (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 75-79% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Glencairn School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Glencairn School's student population of 301 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students301 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Glencairn School is ranked within the top 5% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Glencairn School is 0.62, 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#42 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)75-79%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
7%
18%
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White
63%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Lansing School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • East Lansing East Lansing High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,097 student
    0.8 miles
    509 Burcham Dr
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 333-7500
    0.8 9-12 1,097
  • East Lansing Pinecrest School
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    0.8 miles
    1811 Pinecrest Dr
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 333-7870
    0.8 PK-5 382
  • East Lansing Whitehills Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 325 students
    1.2 miles
    621 Pebblebrook Ln
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 333-7900
    1.2 K-5 325
  • Lansing Fairview School
    Grades: PK-3 | 207 students
    1.4 miles
    815 North Fairview Ave
    Lansing, MI 48912
    (517) 755-1310
    1.4 PK-3 207
  • East Lansing A English Language School

    1.5 miles
    1120 S Harrison Rd
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 337-8353
    1.5 n/a n/a

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