Post Oak School

  • Post Oak School serves 242 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Post Oak School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Post Oak School's student population of 242 students has declined by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students242 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Post Oak School is ranked within the top 30% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Post Oak School is 0.73, which is more 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 Testing Rank#725 out of 3119 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
8%
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Black
20%
18%
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White
41%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
4%
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Diversity Score0.730.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • Lansing Fairview School
    Grades: PK-3 | 207 students
    1.1 miles
    815 North Fairview Ave
    Lansing, MI 48912
    (517) 755-1310
    1.1 PK-3 207
  • East Lansing Pinecrest School
    Grades: PK-5 | 382 students
    1.1 miles
    1811 Pinecrest Dr
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 333-7870
    1.1 PK-5 382
  • Lansing Pattengill Academy Magnet School
    Grades: 4-6 | 487 students
    1.4 miles
    626 Marshall St
    Lansing, MI 48912
    (517) 755-1130
    1.4 4-6 487
  • East Lansing Glencairn School
    Grades: K-5 | 301 students
    1.5 miles
    939 North Harrison Rd
    East Lansing, MI 48823
    (517) 333-7930
    1.5 K-5 301
  • Lansing Gier Park School
    Grades: PK-3 | 376 students
    1.6 miles
    401 East Gier St
    Lansing, MI 48906
    (517) 755-1360
    1.6 PK-3 376

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