Parkside Elementary School

156 Lewis St
Rockford, MI 49341
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Parkside Elementary School serves 295 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Parkside Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70-74% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Parkside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Parkside Elementary School's student population of 295 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students295 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Parkside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

Parkside Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Parkside Elementary School is 0.19, 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
#409 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
90%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Parkside Elementary 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRockford School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parkside Elementary School is River Valley Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Rockford Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Valley View Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rockford River Valley Academy Alternative School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 56 students
    0.1 miles
    350 North Main St
    Rockford, MI 49341
    (616) 863-6324
    0.1 9-12 56
  • Rockford Rockford Special Services R1ts Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 29 students
    0.4 miles
    235 Courtland St
    Rockford, MI 49341
    (616) 863-6326
    0.4 Inquire with school 29
  • Rockford Valley View Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 631 students
    0.5 miles
    405 Summit Ave Ne
    Rockford, MI 49341
    (616) 863-6366
    0.5 K-5 631
  • Rockford North Rockford Middle School Math: 56% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 992 students
    0.6 miles
    397 East Division St
    Rockford, MI 49341
    (616) 863-6300
    0.6 6-8 992
  • Rockford Meadow Ridge Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
    1.4 miles
    8100 Courtland Dr Ne
    Rockford, MI 49341
    (616) 863-6342
    1.4 PK-5 440

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