4664 Kidder Rd
Almont, MI 48003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Orchard Primary School serves 524 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
Orchard Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 70-74% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Orchard Primary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Orchard Primary School's student population of 524 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-4
Total Students
524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
26 teachers
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School Rankings

Orchard Primary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Orchard Primary School is 0.17, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#259 out of 3120 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Orchard Primary 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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Orchard Primary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
White
91%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Orchard Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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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
0.17
This chart display the diversity score of Orchard Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Orchard Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Orchard Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-4
  • Students: 524 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.17 (Btm 50%)

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