Nowlin Elementary School

  • Nowlin Elementary School serves 216 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • 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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Nowlin Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Nowlin Elementary School's student population of 216 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students216 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Nowlin Elementary School 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 Nowlin Elementary School is 0.30, 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#1291 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
7%
18%
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White
83%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDearborn City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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