Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School

  • Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School serves 492 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 41% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School's student population of 492 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School is 0.32, 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#1897 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pennfield Dunlap 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)
41%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pennfield Dunlap 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 Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pennfield Dunlap 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
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pennfield Dunlap Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.320.28
This chart display the diversity score of Pennfield Dunlap 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
37%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pennfield Dunlap 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
10%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pennfield Dunlap 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 NamePennfield s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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