Pointer Ridge Elementary School (Closed 2006)

Pointer Ridge Elementary School served 432 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Minority enrollment was 96% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students432 students
This chart display total students of Pointer Ridge Elementary School by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Pointer Ridge Elementary School by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Pointer Ridge Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2005-2006 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ration/a18:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
1%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
95%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
4%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pointer Ridge Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.100.52
This chart display the diversity score of Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
95%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pointer Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBenton Harbor Area Schools School District
Source: 2005-2006 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pointer Ridge Elementary School is Benton Harbor High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Arts Communications Academy At Fair Plain (1.2 miles away)
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