Ovid-elsie Middle School

  • Ovid-elsie Middle School serves 375 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 63% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Ovid-elsie Middle School's student population of 375 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students375 students
This chart display total students of Ovid-elsie Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Ovid-elsie Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Ovid-elsie Middle School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ovid-elsie Middle School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ovid-elsie Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ovid-elsie Middle School is 0.06, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1655 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ovid-elsie Middle 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio22:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ovid-elsie Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Ovid-elsie Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
White
97%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ovid-elsie Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.060.28
This chart display the diversity score of Ovid-elsie Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ovid-elsie Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOvid-Elsie Area s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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