Lakeshore Elementary School

  • Lakeshore Elementary School serves 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lakeshore Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lakeshore Elementary School's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students399 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lakeshore Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lakeshore Elementary School is 0.52, which is equal to 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 School Rank#171 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
8%
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Black
4%
18%
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White
60%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Ottawa Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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