Jessie Rouse School

  • Jessie Rouse School serves 242 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Jessie Rouse School's student population of 242 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jessie Rouse School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jessie Rouse School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#2852 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
20%
8%
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Black
64%
18%
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White
13%
66%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaginaw of the City of School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  • Saginaw Francis Reh Psa Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 421 students
    0.7 miles
    2201 Owen St
    Saginaw, MI 48601
    (989)753-2349
    0.7 K-12 421
  • Saginaw Merrill Park Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 271 students
    1.5 miles
    1800 Grout St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989)399-4800
    1.5 K-6 271
  • Saginaw Thompson Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 468 students
    1.5 miles
    3021 Court Street
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989)399-5600
    1.5 7-8 468
  • Saginaw Handley School
    Grades: K-5 | 382 students
    1.7 miles
    1101 North Bond St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989)399-4250
    1.7 K-5 382
  • Saginaw Saginaw High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 569 students
    1.7 miles
    3100 Webber St
    Saginaw, MI 48601
    (989)399-6000
    1.7 9-12 569

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