Nelle Haley Elementary School (Closed 2008)

Nelle Haley Elementary School served 164 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
164 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Nelle Haley Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Nelle Haley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 1991-92 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Nelle Haley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Black
92%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Nelle Haley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Nelle Haley Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2005-06 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 Nelle Haley Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.15
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Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Nelle Haley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nelle Haley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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