Hawkins Elementary School

  • Hawkins Elementary School serves 514 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 71% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Hawkins Elementary School's student population of 514 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students514 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hawkins Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawkins Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawkins Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#402 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hawkins 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hawkins Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hawkins Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.120.28
This chart display the diversity score of Hawkins Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hawkins Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrighton Area s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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