Pine Tree Elementary School (Closed 2018)

590 Pine Tree Rd
Lake Orion, MI 48362
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pine Tree Elementary School served 429 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 49% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 59% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
429 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
23 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
49%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pine Tree 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)
(16-17)
59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pine Tree 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 Ratio
19:1
18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pine Tree Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Pine Tree Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pine Tree Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
12%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pine Tree Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
7%
18%
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White
68%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pine Tree Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pine Tree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.51
This chart display the diversity score of Pine Tree Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pine Tree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pine Tree Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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