Okemos Public Montessoricentral

  • Okemos Public Montessoricentral serves 327 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-84% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Okemos Public Montessoricentral placed in the top 1% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) 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 40% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Okemos Public Montessoricentral places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Okemos Public Montessoricentral's student population of 327 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Okemos Public Montessoricentral is ranked within the top 1% 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 Okemos Public Montessoricentral is 0.58, 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#18 out of 3119 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
23%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
3%
18%
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White
60%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkemos School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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