Shawmut Hills School

  • Shawmut Hills School serves 281 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Shawmut Hills 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 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Shawmut Hills School's student population of 281 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students281 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Shawmut Hills 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 Shawmut Hills 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#1800 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
32%
8%
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Black
14%
18%
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White
34%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
16%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shawmut Hills School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.740.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGrand Rapids School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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