Handley School

Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Handley School serves 323 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Handley School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 ≥95% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Handley School's student population of 323 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students323 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Handley School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Handley School is 0.67, 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 Testing Rank
#4 out of 3119 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥95%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
18%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
34%
18%
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White
43%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaginaw School District Of The City Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Handley School is Saginaw Arts And Sciences Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Herig School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saginaw Herig School Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 372 students
    0.3 miles
    1905 Houghton Ave
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-4350
    0.3 PK-6 372
  • Saginaw Stone School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 333 students
    0.6 miles
    1006 State St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-5100
    0.6 PK-6 333
  • Saginaw Saginaw Arts And Sciences Academy Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-12 | 530 students
    0.7 miles
    1903 N Niagra St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-5500
    0.7 6-12 530
  • Saginaw Career Opportunities Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    1.2 miles
    2102 Weiss St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-6150
    1.2 9-12 4
  • Saginaw Ruben Daniels Community Schooletc Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 116 students
    1.2 miles
    2415 N Charles St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 791-5170
    1.2 9-12 116

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