Hemmeter Elementary School

1890 Hemmeter Rd
Saginaw, MI 48638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 1%
Hemmeter Elementary School serves 387 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hemmeter Elementary 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% (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 94% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hemmeter Elementary School's student population of 387 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2020)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students387 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

Hemmeter Elementary 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 Hemmeter Elementary School is 0.42, 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
#7 out of 3119 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio24:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
75%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.420.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaginaw Township Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hemmeter Elementary School is Arthur Hill High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is White Pine Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weiss Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saginaw Weiss Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 342 students
    0.6 miles
    4645 Weiss St
    Saginaw, MI 48603
    (989) 793-5226
    0.6 PK-5 342
  • Saginaw Arthur Hill High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
    0.8 miles
    3115 Mackinaw St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-5800
    0.8 9-12 700
  • Saginaw Ruben Daniels Adult Ed Etc Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    3115 Mackinaw St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-6700
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Saginaw Chester F Miller School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 308 students
    1.2 miles
    2020 Brockway St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-4850
    1.2 PK-6 308
  • Saginaw Kempton Elementary School Math: 10% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 377 students
    1.2 miles
    3040 Davenport Ave
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-4600
    1.2 PK-6 377

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