Northwestern Elementary School (Closed 2012)

400 Dexter Rd
Eaton Rapids, MI 48827
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Northwestern Elementary School served 341 students in grades 2-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≥95% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 75-79% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 2-3
Total Students
341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
≥95%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northwestern 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
75-79%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northwestern 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
18:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
86%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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