John Allen School

2560 Towner Blvd
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
John Allen School serves 394 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
John Allen 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 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (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 60-64% (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 46% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

John Allen School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

John Allen School's student population of 394 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

John Allen 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 John Allen School is 0.66, which is more 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
#254 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
14%
18%
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White
54%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnn Arbor School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to John Allen School is Pathways To Success Academic Campus (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tappan Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pattengill School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ann Arbor Pattengill School Math: 50% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 302 students
    0.5 miles
    2100 Crestland Dr
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 994-1961
    0.5 3-5 302
  • Ann Arbor Pathways To Success Academic Campus Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    0.6 miles
    2800 Stone School Rd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 997-1237
    0.6 9-12 140
  • Ann Arbor Tappan Middle School Math: 64% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 772 students
    0.8 miles
    2251 East Stadium Blvd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 994-2011
    0.8 6-8 772
  • Ann Arbor Pittsfield School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 255 students
    0.9 miles
    2543 Pittsfield Blvd
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 997-1218
    0.9 K-5 255
  • Ann Arbor Central Academy Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 624 students
    1.2 miles
    2459 South Industrial Hwy
    Ann Arbor, MI 48104
    (734) 822-1100
    1.2 K-12 624

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