Orchard View Early Elementary School

Tel: (231)760-1850
  • Orchard View Early Elementary School serves 380 students in grades PK-1.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Orchard View Early Elementary School operates within the Orchard View s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 380 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-1
Total Students 380 students
Orchard View Early Elementary School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Orchard View Early Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Orchard View Early Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Orchard View Early Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 19:1
Orchard View Early Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Orchard View Early Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Asian Students (1992-2013)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
14%
18%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
67%
68%
Orchard View Early Elementary School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Orchard View Early Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Orchard View Early Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.27
Orchard View Early Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
41%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
8%
6%
Orchard View Early Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Orchard View s School District's student population of 2,285 students has decreased by 19% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,488 in this district is less than the state average of $12,839. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,308 is less than the state average of $12,841. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Orchard View s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
2
Number of Students Managed 2,285 760
Orchard View s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $10 MM
Orchard View s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $28 MM $10 MM
Orchard View s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,488 $12,839
Orchard View s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,308 $12,841
Orchard View s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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