Pinewood School

  • Pinewood School serves 385 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (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 70% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Pinewood School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Pinewood School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Pinewood School's student population of 385 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pinewood School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pinewood School is 0.22, 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 School Rank (16-17)#369 out of 3167 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
n/a
18%
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White
88%
66%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pinewood School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.220.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pinewood 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJenison School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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