Moon Elementary School

  • Moon Elementary School serves 343 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Moon Elementary School's student population of 343 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students343 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Moon Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Moon Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#3035 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
62%
18%
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White
22%
66%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.560.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMuskegon Public s of the City of 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
  • Muskegon Muskegon High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 996 students
    0.5 miles
    80 West Southern Ave
    Muskegon, MI 49441
    (231)720-2800
    0.5 9-12 996
  • Muskegon Muskegon Covenant Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 235 students
    0.8 miles
    125 Catherine Ave
    Muskegon, MI 49442
    (231)720-3100
    0.8 9-12 235
  • Muskegon Muskegon Heights Academy Charter School
    Grades: 7-12 | 283 students
    0.8 miles
    2441 Sanford St
    Muskegon, MI 49444
    (231)830-3700
    0.8 7-12 283
  • Muskegon Dr. Martin Luther King Academy Charter School
    Grades: 2-6 | 285 students
    1.0 miles
    55 E Sherman Blvd
    Muskegon, MI 49444
    (231)830-3600
    1.0 2-6 285
  • Muskegon Nelson Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 311 students
    1.0 miles
    550 West Grand Ave
    Muskegon, MI 49441
    (231)720-2200
    1.0 K-6 311

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