Lyons School

  • Lyons School serves 274 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lyons 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Lyons School's student population of 274 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students274 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lyons School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Lyons School is 0.74, 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#1683 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
8%
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Black
29%
18%
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White
34%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
15%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
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

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