John Monteith Elementary School

  • John Monteith Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • John Monteith Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • John Monteith Elementary School's student population of 430 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • John Monteith Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Monteith Elementary School is 0.40, 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#651 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
13%
18%
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White
76%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.400.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrosse Pointe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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