Mark Twain Elementary-middle School

  • Mark Twain Elementary-middle School serves 243 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (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 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Mark Twain Elementary-middle School's student population of 243 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students243 students
Gender %This chart display gender of Mark Twain Elementary-middle School
Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Mark Twain Elementary-middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Mark Twain Elementary-middle School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mark Twain Elementary-middle School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
39%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
49%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
Hispanic
10%
8%
Black
87%
18%
White
2%
66%
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mark Twain Elementary-middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.230.53
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
40%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public s Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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