Hoover Elementary School

5400 4th St
Wayne, MI 48184
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Hoover Elementary School serves 246 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Hoover Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Hoover Elementary School's student population of 246 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Hoover Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Hoover Elementary School is 0.55, which is more 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
#2172 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
25%
18%
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White
62%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne-Westland Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Hoover Elementary School is Benjamin Franklin Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wayne Benjamin Franklin Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 15%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-11 | 823 students
    0.5 miles
    33555 Annapolis St
    Wayne, MI 48184
    (734) 419-2402
    0.5 4-11 823
  • Wayne Rooseveltmcgrath Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 318 students
    0.8 miles
    36075 Currier St
    Wayne, MI 48184
    (734) 419-2720
    0.8 PK-6 318
  • Romulus Metro Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 723 students
    1.2 miles
    34800 Ecorse Rd
    Romulus, MI 48174
    (734) 641-3200
    1.2 K-8 723
  • Romulus Romulus Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 321 students
    1.3 miles
    32200 Beverly Rd
    Romulus, MI 48174
    (734) 532-1450
    1.3 K-5 321
  • Wayne Wayne Memorial High School Math: 3% | Reading: 3%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-12 | 1,692 student
    1.3 miles
    3001 4th St
    Wayne, MI 48184
    (734) 419-2206
    1.3 8-12 1,692

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