Isbister Elementary School

  • Isbister Elementary School serves 470 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (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 65% (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 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Isbister Elementary School's student population of 470 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students470 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Isbister Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Isbister Elementary School is 0.24, 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#246 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Isbister 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Isbister Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.240.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Isbister 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 NamePlymouth-Canton Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Plymouth Pioneer Middle School
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    0.3 miles
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    Grades: 9-11 | 58 students
    0.5 miles
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  • Canton Salem High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2047 students
    0.5 miles
    46181 Joy Rd
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    (734)416-2800
    0.5 6-12 2047
  • Canton Canton High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2007 students
    0.6 miles
    8415 North Canton Center Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734)416-2850
    0.6 6-12 2007
  • Canton Gallimore Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 368 students
    0.8 miles
    8375 North Sheldon Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734)416-3150
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