Jeffers Elementary School

Jeffers Elementary School serves 368 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Jeffers Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Jeffers Elementary School's student population of 368 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Jeffers Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 Jeffers Elementary School is 0.08, 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
#11 out of 3119 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90-94%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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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
1%
18%
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White
96%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.080.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpring Lake School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Jeffers Elementary School is Spring Lake High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Spring Lake Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Peach Plains School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Spring Lake Spring Lake High School Math: 2% | Reading: 3%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 851 students
    0.5 miles
    16140 148th Ave
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 846-5501
    0.5 9-12 851
  • Grand Haven Peach Plains School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 333 students
    2.3 miles
    15849 Comstock St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-5800
    2.3 PK-4 333
  • Spring Lake Holmes Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-4 | 428 students
    2.4 miles
    426 River St
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 846-5504
    2.4 PK-4 428
  • Spring Lake Spring Lake Alternative Education Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
    2.4 miles
    345 Hammond St
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 847-7587
    2.4 9-12 29
  • Spring Lake Spring Lake Intermediate School Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 5-6 | 392 students
    2.4 miles
    345 Hammond St
    Spring Lake, MI 49456
    (616) 846-6845
    2.4 5-6 392

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