Pathfinder School

  • Pathfinder School serves 508 students in grades 5-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (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 55% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Pathfinder School's student population of 508 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-12
Total Students508 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Pathfinder School
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pathfinder School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pathfinder School is 0.08, 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#1391 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pathfinder 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)
55%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pathfinder School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
96%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pathfinder 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
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pathfinder School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.080.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pathfinder 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 NamePinckney Community s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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