Moores Park School (Closed 2010)

316 Moores River Drive
Lansing, MI 48910
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Moores Park School served 194 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 78% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-3
Total Students
194 students
This chart display total students of Moores Park School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Moores Park School by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Moores Park School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2009-2010 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Moores Park School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Moores Park School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Moores Park School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Moores Park School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
57%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Moores Park School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
22%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Moores Park School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Moores Park School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.60
This chart display the diversity score of Moores Park School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Moores Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Moores Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2009-2010 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Recent Articles

Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
Are the Three Rs Robbing our Children?
For far too long the American public school system has failed to address “out-of-school” factors like poverty and their impact on what happens in the classroom. As the nation continues to become increasingly diverse, many schools are adopting comprehensive approaches to education that account for the unique needs of students so that each child is prepared for their future and not just for a year-end test.
Philadelphia Public Schools Explore the Options of “Community Schools”
Philadelphia Public Schools Explore the Options of “Community Schools”
Philadelphia continues to explore the community school option as a way of maximizing resources for students. What is a community school and what are its benefits?
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
August 02, 2021
Post-Pandemic Tips for Public School Parents and Students
The 2020-21 school year was unlike any other and hopefully not one we’ll repeat anytime soon. The COVID-19 pandemic changed the face of America’s public education system and we’re still seeing the effects. In this article, we’ll explore the impact of the pandemic on America’s public schools, see how they responded, and talk about some tips for returning to in-person education this fall.