Memorial School (Closed 2017)

345 North Dettman Rd
Jackson, MI 49202
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Memorial School served 325 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 15-19% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2014-15 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 20-24% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2014-15 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 11% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students325 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Memorial School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
37%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Memorial School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
89%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Memorial School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.210.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Memorial School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Memorial School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Jackson Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Jackson Way East Jackson Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 56 students
    0.2 miles
    345 N. Dettman
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517)945-1335
    0.2 9-12 56
  • Jackson Jps Montessori Center
    Grades: K-3 | 84 students
    1.1 miles
    205 Seymour Ave.
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)841-3870
    1.1 K-3 84
  • Jackson Youth Home- Jackson Isd Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 12 students
    1.1 miles
    930 Fleming Ave
    Jackson, MI 49201
    (517)990-8211
    1.1 3-12 12
  • Jackson Northeast Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 352 students
    1.2 miles
    1024 Fleming Ave
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517)841-2500
    1.2 3-5 352
  • Jackson East Jackson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 287 students
    1.3 miles
    1566 North Sutton Rd
    Jackson, MI 49202
    (517)764-1700
    1.3 9-12 287
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