Riddle Elementary School

  • Riddle Elementary School serves 177 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Riddle Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Riddle Elementary School's student population of 177 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students177 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riddle Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Riddle Elementary School is 0.74, 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#1743 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
8%
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Black
41%
18%
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White
23%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.740.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
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

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