Hunt Elementary School

  • Hunt Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 24% (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 24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Hunt 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 student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Hunt Elementary School's student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students452 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Hunt Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hunt 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 Hunt Elementary School is 0.72, 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#1922 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hunt Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
31%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hunt Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
37%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hunt Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
21%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hunt Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.720.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hunt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Jackson Bennett School
    Grades: PK-2 | 231 students
    0.7 miles
    820 Bennett St
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517) 841-2730
    0.7 PK-2 231
  • Jackson Da Vinci Institute K8 Charter School
    Grades: PK-8 | 193 students
    1.2 miles
    559 Murphy St
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517) 780-9980
    1.2 PK-8 193
  • Jackson Jackson High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,210 student
    1.2 miles
    544 Wildwood Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517) 841-3700
    1.2 9-12 1,210
  • Jackson Jackson Pathways Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 74 students
    1.2 miles
    544 Wildwood Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517) 841-3701
    1.2 9-12 74
  • Jackson Jackson County Jail Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.7 miles
    212 W Wesley St
    Jackson, MI 49203
    (517) 841-2386
    1.7 9-12 n/a

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