Meryl S Colt Elementary School serves 219 students in grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

Meryl S Colt Elementary School's student population of 219 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Total Students
219 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Meryl S Colt Elementary School is 0.77, 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 Data
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State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
90-94%
80%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
85-89%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Meryl S Colt Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
16%
8%
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Black
24%
18%
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White
34%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
18%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.77
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
  • Students: 219 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.77 (Top 1% in MI)

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