Howard Elementary School

  • Howard Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 60% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Howard Elementary School's student population of 418 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students418 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Howard Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Howard Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Howard Elementary School is 0.12, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#503 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Howard 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)
60%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Howard 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 Howard Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Howard Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.120.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Howard 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 NameDearborn City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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