Riddle Elementary School

  • Riddle Elementary School serves 186 students in grades PK-3.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
  • Riddle Elementary School operates within the Lansing Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 186 students has declined by 41% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-3
Total Students 186 students
Riddle Elementary School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Riddle Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Riddle Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Riddle Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 19:1
Riddle Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Riddle Elementary School American Indian Students (2006-2013)
Asian
3%
3%
Riddle Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Riddle Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
48%
18%
Riddle Elementary School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
30%
68%
Riddle Elementary School White Students (2006-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Riddle Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
11%
3%
Riddle Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Riddle Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.27
Riddle Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
76%
41%
Riddle Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
6%
Riddle Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lansing Public School District's student population of 11,378 students has decreased by 12% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,195 is higher than the state average of $12,839. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,447 is higher than the state average of $12,841. The district spending/student has grown by 11% over four years.
School District Name Lansing Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
2
Number of Students Managed 11,378 760
Lansing Public School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $159 MM $10 MM
Lansing Public School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $162 MM $10 MM
Lansing Public School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,195 $12,839
Lansing Public School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,447 $12,841
Lansing Public School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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