Airport Community Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public elementary schools serving 1,368 students in Airport Community Schools School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Michigan.
Public Elementary Schools in Airport Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 40% (versus the Michigan public elementary school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public elementary schools in Airport Community Schools School District are Loren Eyler Elementary School, Fred W Ritter Elementary School and Joseph C Sterling Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Michigan public elementary school average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Airport Community Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Airport Community Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
5 Schools
2,570 Schools
# Students
1,368 Students
1,000,260 Students
# Teachers
70 Teachers
57,137 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
20:1

District Rank

Airport Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 826 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#317 out of 872 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Airport Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Airport Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Airport Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Airport Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.18
0.54
# American Indian Students
8 Students
7,571 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
5 Students
33,361 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
59 Students
81,021 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
8%
# Black Students
47 Students
182,976 Students
% Black Students
3%
18%
# White Students
1,241 Students
650,965 Students
% White Students
91%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
841 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
43,088 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
225
113,043
# Students in 1st Grade:
178
105,607
# Students in 2nd Grade:
174
103,744
# Students in 3rd Grade:
156
105,189
# Students in 4th Grade:
181
107,790
# Students in 5th Grade:
196
112,040
# Students in 6th Grade:
180
112,284
# Students in 7th Grade:
2
93,233
# Students in 8th Grade:
2
92,296
# Students in 9th Grade:
10
13,509
# Students in 10th Grade:
12
13,372
# Students in 11th Grade:
20
12,611
# Students in 12th Grade:
32
13,396
# Ungraded Students:
-
2,146

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,497 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,094. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,701 is less than the state median of $13,691. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$30 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Airport Community Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$28 MM
$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Airport Community Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,497
$14,094
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Airport Community Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,701
$13,691
This chart display average spending per public school student in Airport Community Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Airport Community Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Loren Eyler Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1335 Carleton Rockwood Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-2121
Grades: K-4
| 312 students
Rank: #22.
Fred W Ritter Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
5650 Carleton Rockwood Rd
South Rockwood, MI 48179
(734) 379-5335
Grades: PK-4
| 318 students
Rank: #33.
Joseph C Sterling Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
160 Fessner Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-6846
Grades: PK-4
| 284 students
Rank: #44.
Wagar 56 Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
11200 Grafton Road
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-4083
Grades: 5-6
| 375 students
Rank: #55.
Airport Virtual Academy
Alternative School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
11330 Grafton Rd
Carleton, MI 48117
(734) 654-4082
Grades: K-12
| 79 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Airport Community Schools
  • 11270 GRAFTON RD, CARLETON, MI, 48117-9392
  • (734) 654-2414
  • airportschools.com
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,368 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Top 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.18

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