36611 Curtis Rd
Livonia, MI 48152
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Nijiiro Japanese Immersion Elementary School serves 256 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Nijiiro Japanese Immersion Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Nijiiro Japanese Immersion Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Nijiiro Japanese Immersion Elementary School's student population of 256 students has grown by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Nijiiro Japanese Immersion Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Nijiiro Japanese Immersion Elementary School is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#499 out of 3120 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
48%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
11%
18%
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White
16%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
24%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 84%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68 (Top 5%)

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