Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School

  • Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School serves 287 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School's student population of 287 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students287 students
This chart display total students of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School is 0.21, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#449 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lottie M Schmidt 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
89%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.210.52
This chart display the diversity score of Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lottie M Schmidt 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
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lottie M Schmidt 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnchor Bay School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Lottie M Schmidt Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
In light of an upcoming study on Montessori education in South Carolina, as well as the growing popularity of the Montessori Method in public charter schools, we’ll take a look at the principles behind Montessori education and whether it is an effective method for preparing some students for the professional world or higher education.
Across the nation, city mayors have increased their role and control over the local public school system. Learn about the controversies and the ramifications of mayoral control.
In light of all the finger-pointing occurring in the education reform movement, we’ll look at the good and bad of teachers unions – and whether these organizations really work in favor of students and/or teachers.