Heartwood School

  • Heartwood School serves 75 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-49% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Heartwood School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Heartwood School's student population of 75 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students75 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heartwood School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 4:1 has decreased from 5:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heartwood School is 0.38, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1586 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio4:118:1
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
10%
18%
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White
78%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Heartwood School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.380.52
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Graduation Rate<50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIngham ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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