Lewton School

2000 Lewton Pl
Lansing, MI 48911
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Lewton School serves 290 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
Lewton 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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School Overview

Lewton School's student population of 290 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students290 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Rankings

Lewton 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 Lewton School is 0.72, which is more 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
#2556 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
34%
8%
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Black
35%
18%
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White
19%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lewton School is Ingham Academyfamily Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Dwight Rich School Of The Arts (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing Dwight Rich School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 13% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 318 students
    0.4 miles
    2600 Hampden Dr
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-1160
    0.4 K-8 318
  • Lansing Cole Academy Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 209 students
    0.7 miles
    1915 West Mount Hope Ave
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 372-0038
    0.7 K-6 209
  • Lansing Forrest G Averill School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 165 students
    0.9 miles
    3201 Averill Dr
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-1220
    0.9 PK-4 165
  • Lansing Lansing Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 24% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 646 students
    1.2 miles
    3300 Express Ct
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 882-9585
    1.2 K-8 646
  • Lansing Ingham Academyfamily Center Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 72 students
    1.4 miles
    1601 West Holmes Rd
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 352-2692
    1.4 7-12 72

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