Howe Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Howe Elementary School served 334 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students334 students
This chart display total students of Howe Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Howe Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Howe Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)70-74%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Howe 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)65-69%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Howe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Howe Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian (10-11)
n/a
1%
Asian (10-11)
n/a
3%
Hispanic (10-11)
n/a
6%
Black (10-11)
99%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Howe Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White (10-11)
n/a
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Howe Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (10-11)
n/a
1%
Diversity Score0.010.52
This chart display the diversity score of Howe Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Howe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Howe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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