Larsen Elementary School serves 421 students in grades Prekindergarten-1.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 41%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 65%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Larsen Elementary School's student population of 421 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-1
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
421 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Larsen Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
60-64%
65%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
84%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.29
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MI state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 65% MI state average).

How many students attend Larsen Elementary School?

421 students attend Larsen Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

84% of Larsen Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Larsen Elementary School?

Larsen Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.

What grades does Larsen Elementary School offer ?

Larsen Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-1 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Larsen Elementary School part of?

Larsen Elementary School is part of Coldwater Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-1
  • Enrollment: 421 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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