700 South 20th St
Escanaba, MI 49829
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Lemmer Elementary School serves 303 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
Lemmer Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Lemmer Elementary School's student population of 303 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
303 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Lemmer Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lemmer Elementary School is 0.29, 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
#1579 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lemmer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
18:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lemmer Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lemmer Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lemmer Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
84%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.29
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lemmer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lemmer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
Well i think that teachers should give more science and spelling out to kids and I think that you should put 5th and 6th in Lemmer because my kid will miss lemmer in 5th grade this has been her 5th year in lemmer love, unknown
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-3
  • Students: 303 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 17:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 16%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.29 (Btm 50%)

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