1275 Cook Rd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
John Monteith Elementary School serves 476 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
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 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

John Monteith Elementary School's student population of 476 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
476 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

John Monteith Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of John Monteith Elementary School is 0.54, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#734 out of 3120 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
22%
18%
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White
64%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.54
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 476 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 53% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.54

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