Ki Sawyer Elementary School

  • Ki Sawyer Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ki Sawyer 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 student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Ki Sawyer Elementary School's student population of 256 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ki Sawyer 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 Ki Sawyer Elementary School is 0.42, 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#1800 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:118:1
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American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
75%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ki Sawyer Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.420.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGwinn Area Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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