Harveyswanson Elementary School

209 Varsity Dr
Ortonville, MI 48462
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Harveyswanson Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 42% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Harveyswanson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Harveyswanson Elementary School's student population of 523 students has grown by 59% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 70% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students523 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Harveyswanson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 Harveyswanson Elementary School is 0.22, 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
#1251 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrandon School District In The Counties Of Oakland And Lapee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Harveyswanson Elementary School is Brandon High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Brandon Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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