1215 E Mount Hope Ave
Lansing, MI 48910
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mt Hope School serves 297 students in grades 4-6.
Mt Hope School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Mt Hope School's student population of 297 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Mt Hope School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Mt Hope School is 0.76, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2537 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
19%
8%
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Black
34%
18%
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White
24%
65%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
20%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 4-6
  • Enrollment: 297 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 76%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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