4243 Knapp Valley Dr Ne
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Knapp Forest Elementary School serves 671 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Knapp Forest Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (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 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Knapp Forest Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Knapp Forest Elementary School's student population of 671 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
671 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Knapp Forest Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Knapp Forest Elementary School is 0.27, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#97 out of 3120 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
7%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
85%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 671 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 76% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27 (Top 50%)

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