Martell Elementary School

  • Martell Elementary School serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (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 75% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Martell Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Martell Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Martell Elementary School's student population of 486 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2019)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martell Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% 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 Martell Elementary School is 0.57, 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#96 out of 3119 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
43%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Martell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
50%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Martell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.570.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Martell 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 NameTroy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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  2.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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What will kids learn from their teacher if she herself is rude and partial. Kids can sense these days they are smart enough to tell everything. I don't feel my kid is comfortable going to school rather feels to sit back home. Kindergarten kids love to go to school but this is really a pain for us. This rating is just for that particular teacher otherwise school is amazing.
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