Herbison Woods Elementary School

3147 West Herbison Rd
Dewitt, MI 48820
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Herbison Woods Elementary School serves 463 students in grades 5-6.
Herbison Woods Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Herbison Woods Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Herbison Woods Elementary School's student population of 463 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
Total Students
463 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Herbison Woods Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Herbison Woods Elementary School is 0.29, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#521 out of 3120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Students: 463 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Btm 50%)

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