Plumbrook Elementary School

39660 Spalding Dr
Sterling Heights, MI 48313
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Plumbrook Elementary School serves 487 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Plumbrook Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 487 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Plumbrook Elementary School's student population of 487 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
487 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Plumbrook Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Plumbrook Elementary School is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
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State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1662 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
6%
18%
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White
82%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.32
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Plumbrook Elementary School's ranking?
Plumbrook Elementary School is ranked #1662 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What schools are Plumbrook Elementary School often compared to?
Plumbrook Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Adlai Stevenson High School, Davis Junior High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 37% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Plumbrook Elementary School?
487 students attend Plumbrook Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
82% of Plumbrook Elementary School students are White, 6% of students are Black, 5% of students are Asian, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Plumbrook Elementary School?
Plumbrook Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Plumbrook Elementary School offer ?
Plumbrook Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6
What school district is Plumbrook Elementary School part of?
Plumbrook Elementary School is part of Utica Community Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 487 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 37% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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