4549 M 33
Onaway, MI 49765
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Onaway Elementary School serves 234 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Onaway Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 35% (majority Black).

School Overview

Onaway Elementary School's student population of 234 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
234 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
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School Rankings

Onaway Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Onaway Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1192 out of 3120 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
92%
65%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.15
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 234 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 8%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.15

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