Pierce School

1101 West Vernon Dr
Flint, MI 48503
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Pierce School serves 220 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Pierce 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 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Pierce School's student population of 220 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students220 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Rankings

Pierce 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 Pierce School is 0.43, 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
#2377 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)
20-24%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
5%
8%
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Black
74%
18%
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White
15%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.430.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlint School District Of The City Of School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pierce School is Gateway To Collegemott Community College (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Way Academy Flint Flint Campus (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bendlecarmanainsworth Alternative Education (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Flint Gateway To Collegemott Community College Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 32 students
    0.7 miles
    1401 E Court St
    Flint, MI 48503
    (810) 762-5172
    0.7 9-12 32
  • Flint Mott Middle College High School Magnet School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 348 students
    0.7 miles
    1401 East Court St
    Flint, MI 48507
    (810) 232-8530
    0.7 9-12 348
  • Flint Way Academy Flint Flint Campus Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 162 students
    1.2 miles
    817 E Kearsley St
    Flint, MI 48507
    (810) 412-8655
    1.2 7-12 162
  • Flint Genesee Early College Magnet School
    Math: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 192 students
    1.5 miles
    509 N Harrison St, William S W
    Flint, MI 48507
    (810) 591-5115
    1.5 9-12 192
  • Flint Bendlecarmanainsworth Alternative Education Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 137 students
    1.6 miles
    G3493 Beveridge Rd
    Flint, MI 48532
    (810) 591-8220
    1.6 6-12 137

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