North Park Montessori Academy

  • North Park Montessori Academy serves 428 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 51% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • North Park Montessori Academy placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • North Park Montessori Academy's student population of 428 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 36% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students428 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Park Montessori Academy is ranked within the top 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 Park Montessori Academy is 0.49, 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#1129 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
8%
18%
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White
70%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Park Montessori Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.490.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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