Isbister Elementary School

9300 North Canton Center Rd
Plymouth, MI 48170
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Isbister Elementary School serves 464 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Isbister Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Isbister Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Isbister Elementary School's student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Isbister Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Isbister Elementary School is 0.26, which is less 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
#158 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
86%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.260.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlymouth-Canton Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Isbister Elementary School is New School High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pioneer Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Plymouth Pioneer Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 869 students
    0.3 miles
    46081 Ann Arbor Rd W
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734) 416-2770
    0.3 6-8 869
  • Plymouth New School High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 75 students
    0.5 miles
    46250 Ann Arbor Road
    Plymouth, MI 48170
    (734) 386-6601
    0.5 9-12 75
  • Canton Salem High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2,059 students
    0.5 miles
    46181 Joy Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734) 416-2800
    0.5 6-12 2,059
  • Canton Canton High School Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 2,007 students
    0.6 miles
    8415 North Canton Center Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734) 416-2850
    0.6 6-12 2,007
  • Canton Gallimore Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-5 | 349 students
    0.8 miles
    8375 North Sheldon Rd
    Canton, MI 48187
    (734) 416-3150
    0.8 K-5 349

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