Pellston Elementary School

114 Zipf St
Pellston, MI 49769
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pellston Elementary School serves 214 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Pellston Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Pellston Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Pellston Elementary School's student population of 214 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
214 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Pellston Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,120 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Pellston Elementary School is 0.35, 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 Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2218 out of 3120 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
40%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
18:1
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American Indian
9%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
80%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 214 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35 (Top 50%)

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