Lyons School

  • Lyons School serves 304 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Lyons School's student population of 304 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students304 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lyons School's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lyons School is 0.74, which is more 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#2148 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
22%
8%
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Black
28%
18%
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White
35%
66%
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Two or more races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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