John Allen School

  • John Allen School serves 402 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • John Allen School's student population of 402 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students402 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Allen School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John Allen School is 0.66, which is more 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#248 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
18%
18%
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White
53%
66%
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Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnn Arbor Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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