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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 7 public schools managed by Lowell Area School District serving 3,844 students in Alto, Michigan.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Michigan state average of 34%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is more than the state average of 18:1.

Lowell Area School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Alto Alto Elementary School
    6150 Bancroft Ave Se
    Alto, MI 49302
    (616)987-2600

    Grades: K-5 | 492 students
  • Lowell Bushnell Elementary School
    700 Elizabeth St
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2650

    Grades: K-1 | 270 students
  • Lowell Cherry Creek Elementary School
    12675 Foreman St
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2700

    Grades: 2-5 | 488 students
  • Lowell Lowell Middle School
    750 Foreman St
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2800

    Grades: 6-8 | 883 students
  • Lowell Lowell Senior High School
    11700 Vergennes St
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1215 students
  • Lowell Murray Lake Elementary School
    3275 Alden Nash Ave Ne
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2750

    Grades: K-5 | 473 students
  • Lowell Unity Alternative School Alternative School
    300 High St
    Lowell, MI 49331
    (616)987-2524

    Grades: 9-12 | 23 students

Overview

School District NameLowell Area School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,844 students
# of Teachers192 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio20:1
# of Male Students1,979 students
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students1,865 students
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.14
# of American Indian Students6 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students36 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students149 students
% Hispanic Students
4%
# of Black Students55 students
% Black Students
1%
# of White Students3,533 students
% White Students
92%
# of Hawaiian Students9 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students56 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten:332
# of Students in 1st Grade:262
# of Students in 2nd Grade:289
# of Students in 3rd Grade:268
# of Students in 4th Grade:303
# of Students in 5th Grade:269
# of Students in 6th Grade:297
# of Students in 7th Grade:291
# of Students in 8th Grade:295
# of Students in 9th Grade:321
# of Students in 10th Grade:304
# of Students in 11th Grade:302
# of Students in 12th Grade:311
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Lowell Area School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 855 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lowell Area 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lowell Area 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lowell Area School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $10,412 in this school district is less than the state average of $12,544. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $10,547 is less than the state average of $12,533. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$40 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Lowell Area School District and average revenue for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$40 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Lowell Area School District and average spending for each school distric in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,412$12,544
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lowell Area School District and average revenue per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,547$12,533
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lowell Area School District and average spending per public school student in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Lowell Area School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.14, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Unity Alternative School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.