Lyle A. Torrant Center

  • Lyle A. Torrant Center serves 144 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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Lyle A. Torrant Center places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Lyle A. Torrant Center's student population of 144 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students144 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lyle A. Torrant Center's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has increased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lyle A. Torrant Center is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#817 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lyle A. Torrant Center 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
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White
85%
66%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lyle A. Torrant Center.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.270.28
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Graduation Rate<50%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lyle A. Torrant Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lyle A. Torrant Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJackson ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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