Orchard Primary School

  • Orchard Primary School serves 524 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 66% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orchard Primary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 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 Placements

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

School Overview

  • Orchard Primary School's student population of 524 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students524 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Primary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#254 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
White
91%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.170.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlmont Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Almont Almont Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 467 students
    0.1 miles
    4624 Kidder Rd
    Almont, MI 48003
    (810) 798-3578
    0.1 5-8 467
  • Almont Almont High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 500 students
    0.5 miles
    4701 Howland Rd
    Almont, MI 48003
    (810) 798-8595
    0.5 9-12 500
  • Dryden Dryden Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 220 students
    4.7 miles
    3835 North Mill Rd
    Dryden, MI 48428
    (810) 448-4001
    4.7 PK-6 220
  • Dryden Dryden High School
    Grades: 7-12 | 268 students
    5.6 miles
    3866 Rochester Rd
    Dryden, MI 48428
    (810) 448-4042
    5.6 7-12 268
  • Imlay City Venture High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 49 students
    5.6 miles
    2061 South Almont Ave
    Imlay City, MI 48444
    (810) 724-9856
    5.6 9-12 49

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