Pellston Elementary School

  • Pellston Elementary School serves 217 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Pellston Elementary School's student population of 217 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pellston Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pellston Elementary School is 0.36, which is more 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#1971 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pellston Elementary 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)45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pellston Elementary 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 Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pellston Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
8%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Pellston Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pellston Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pellston Elementary 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 Pellston Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
79%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pellston Elementary 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
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pellston Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pellston Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.360.28
This chart display the diversity score of Pellston Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pellston Elementary 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
15%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pellston Elementary 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 NamePellston Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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