Newberry Elementary School

  • Newberry Elementary School serves 348 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Newberry Elementary School's student population of 348 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students348 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Newberry Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Newberry Elementary School is 0.27, which is less 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#1578 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
10%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
2%
18%
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White
85%
66%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Newberry Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.270.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Newberry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTahquamenon Area s 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
  • Newberry Newberry High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 317 students
    0.0 miles
    700 Newberry Ave
    Newberry, MI 49868
    (906)293-3243
    0.0 7-12 317
  • Curtis Three Lakes Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-12 | 101 students
    15.5 miles
    W17540 Main St
    Curtis, MI 49820
    (906)586-6631
    15.5 K-12 101
  • Engadine Engadine Schools
    Grades: K-12 | 266 students
    16.5 miles
    W 13920 Melville St Engadine M
    Engadine, MI 49827
    (906)477-6313
    16.5 K-12 266
  • Paradise Whitefish Township School
    Grades: K-12 | 32 students
    21.3 miles
    7221 North M 123
    Paradise, MI 49768
    (906)492-3353
    21.3 K-12 32
  • Grand Marais Burt Township School
    Grades: K-12 | 26 students
    31.3 miles
    27 Colwell Ave
    Grand Marais, MI 49839
    (906)494-2521
    31.3 K-12 26

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