Grayson Elementary School

  • Grayson Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Grayson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Grayson Elementary School's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Grayson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Grayson Elementary School is 0.51, 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#897 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grayson 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)
54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Grayson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Grayson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
68%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Grayson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Grayson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.510.52
This chart display the diversity score of Grayson 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
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Grayson 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 Grayson 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 NameWaterford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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