Mcfarlane Elementary School (Closed 2012)

8900 Cheyenne St
Detroit, MI 48228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 82%) for the 2009-10 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students (09-10)
305 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
90-94%
78%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
65-69%
82%
Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Mcfarlane Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
American Indian
(09-10)
n/a
2%
Asian
(09-10)
n/a
3%
Hispanic
(09-10)
n/a
5%
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Black
(09-10)
100%
20%
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White
(09-10)
n/a
70%
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Hawaiian
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
(09-10)
n/a
n/a
Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch (09-10)
86%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mcfarlane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mcfarlane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School District Name
Detroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
90-94% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 78% MI state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 82% MI state average).
How many students attend Mcfarlane Elementary School?
305 students attend Mcfarlane Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
100% of Mcfarlane Elementary School students are Black.
What grades does Mcfarlane Elementary School offer ?
Mcfarlane Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Mcfarlane Elementary School part of?
Mcfarlane Elementary School is part of Detroit Public Schools Community School District.

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