Kempton Elementary School

3040 Davenport Ave
Saginaw, MI 48602
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Kempton Elementary School serves 377 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Kempton Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Kempton Elementary School's student population of 377 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students377 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

Kempton Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Kempton Elementary School is 0.50, 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
#2371 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
67%
18%
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White
23%
66%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.500.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSaginaw School District Of The City Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kempton Elementary School is Arthur Hill High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is The Success Academy (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Saginaw Arthur Hill High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
    0.7 miles
    3115 Mackinaw St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-5800
    0.7 9-12 700
  • Saginaw Career Opportunities Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12 | 4 students
    0.8 miles
    2102 Weiss St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-6150
    0.8 9-12 4
  • Saginaw Ruben Daniels Adult Ed Etc Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.8 miles
    3115 Mackinaw St
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-6700
    0.8 9-12 n/a
  • Saginaw The Success Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 46 students
    0.8 miles
    2102 Weiss Street
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-6150
    0.8 6-12 46
  • Saginaw Herig School Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 372 students
    1.0 miles
    1905 Houghton Ave
    Saginaw, MI 48602
    (989) 399-4350
    1 PK-6 372

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