North Godwin Elementary School

161 34th St Sw
Grand Rapids, MI 49548
(School attendance zone shown in map)
North Godwin Elementary School serves 320 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
North Godwin Elementary 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

North Godwin Elementary School's student population of 320 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students320 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

North Godwin Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Godwin Elementary School is 0.70, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1683 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
46%
8%
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Black
19%
18%
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White
23%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.700.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGodwin Heights School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to North Godwin Elementary School is Godwin Heights Senior High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Godwin Heights Learning Center (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Godwin Heights Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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