Mary A White School

1400 Wisconsin Ave
Grand Haven, MI 49417
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Mary A White School serves 300 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Mary A White School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Mary A White School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Mary A White School's student population of 300 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students300 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Mary A White School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Mary A White School is 0.24, which is less 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
#236 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
87%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Haven Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mary A White School is Career Development School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lakeshore Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferry School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Grand Haven Lakeshore Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 928 students
    0.4 miles
    900 Cutler St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-6500
    0.4 7-8 928
  • Grand Haven Career Development School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
    0.7 miles
    106 S 6th St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-6800
    0.7 9-12 40
  • Grand Haven Central High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 98 students
    0.8 miles
    106 South 6th St
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-6800
    0.8 9-12 98
  • Grand Haven Ferry School
    Grades: PK-6 | 294 students
    0.9 miles
    1050 Pennoyer Ave
    Grand Haven, MI 49417
    (616) 850-5300
    0.9 PK-6 294
  • Holland Elliott Street Bldg Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school
    1.0 miles
    605 Elliott Street
    Holland, MI 49424
    (616) 738-8940
    1.0 Inquire with school n/a

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