North Central Elementary School

  • North Central Elementary School serves 192 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Central Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

North Central Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • North Central Elementary School's student population of 192 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students192 students
This chart display total students of North Central Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of North Central Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of North Central Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of North Central Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • North Central Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of North Central Elementary School is 0.08, which is less 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#673 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall school rank of North Central Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of North Central Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in North Central Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Central Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Central Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Central Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in North Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Central Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.080.52
This chart display the diversity score of North Central Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Central Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Central Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review North Central Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
We have followed the Atlanta cheating scandal story, and now, administrative consequences have been handed out to the teachers implicated, and a jury is considering criminal charges against some of the teachers as well.
Learn about a school district in Missouri that buckled under the pressure of the ACLU and took single-sex classes out of its schools. We’ll also look at some of the evidence that both supports and refutes the benefits of single-sex classrooms.
Some schools in the country only give students 10 minutes to eat lunch, while others enjoy an entire hour. We’ll delve into the controversy surrounding the length of the lunch period and what the research finds in correlating lunch length to student performance.