Okemos School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools in Okemos School District, serving 4,444 students. Okemos School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Public schools in Okemos School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Michigan public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 5% of public schools in Michigan.
The top ranked public schools in Okemos School District are Okemos Public Montessoricentral, Bennett Woods Elementary School and Cornell Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 34% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan public school average of 18:1.

Overview

School District NameOkemos School District
School District Websitehttp://okemosschools.net
School District Phone Number(517) 706-5010
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (MI)
# of Schools9 Schools3,757 Schools
# of Students4,444 Students1,472,768 Students
# of Teachers254 Teachers82,199 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1

District Comparison

Okemos School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 869 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#34 out of 869 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Okemos   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Okemos   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Okemos   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Okemos   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.600.52
# of American Indian Students11 Students9,974 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students1,039 Students49,834 Students
% Asian Students
23%
3%
# of Hispanic Students247 Students114,872 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
8%
# of Black Students283 Students260,793 Students
% Black Students
6%
18%
# of White Students2,612 Students978,273 Students
% White Students
59%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students5 Students1,272 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students247 Students57,365 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - -
# of Students in Kindergarten:359116,645
# of Students in 1st Grade:309105,836
# of Students in 2nd Grade:321103,959
# of Students in 3rd Grade:360105,431
# of Students in 4th Grade:327107,990
# of Students in 5th Grade:331112,295
# of Students in 6th Grade:382112,491
# of Students in 7th Grade:348111,937
# of Students in 8th Grade:353114,598
# of Students in 9th Grade:355123,397
# of Students in 10th Grade:329121,183
# of Students in 11th Grade:343115,695
# of Students in 12th Grade:325117,255
# of Ungraded Students:24,056

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,393 is higher than the state median of $13,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,137 is less than the state median of $13,281. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (MI)
Total Revenue$60 MM$10 MM
This chart display total revenue of Okemos   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$54 MM$10 MM
This chart display total spending of Okemos   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,393$13,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Okemos   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,137$13,281
This chart display average spending per public school student in Okemos   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Okemos School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Okemos Public Montessoricentral Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    4406 Okemos Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-5400

    Grades: PK-4 | 327 students
  • Bennett Woods Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2650 Bennett Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-5100

    Grades: PK-4 | 412 students
  • Cornell Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4371 Cornell Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-5300

    Grades: K-4 | 437 students
  • Chippewa Middle School Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    4000 Okemos Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4800

    Grades: 7-8 | 701 students
  • Hiawatha Elementary School Math: 70% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1900 Jolly Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4500

    Grades: K-4 | 500 students
  • Kinawa School Math: 59% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1900 Kinawa Dr
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4700

    Grades: 5-6 | 713 students
  • Okemos High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: ≤1%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2800 Jolly Rd
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,354 student
  • A English Language School
    1120 S Harrison Rd
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 337-8353

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Edgewood Early Childhood Center
    1826 Osage
    Okemos, MI 48864
    (517) 706-5020

    Grades: PK | n/a student
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