Posen Elementary School

  • Posen Elementary School serves 106 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 60-64% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Posen Elementary School's student population of 106 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students106 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Posen Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Posen Elementary School is 0.00, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#550 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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3%
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Hispanic
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8%
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Black
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18%
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White
100%
66%
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Two or more races
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4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Posen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Posen Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Scoren/a0.53
This chart display the diversity score of Posen Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Posen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Posen Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePosen Consolidated No. 9 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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