Sherrard Elementary School (Closed 2008)

Sherrard Elementary School served 420 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students420 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sherrard Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2007-2008 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sherrard Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Black
99%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherrard Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
White
1%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherrard Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherrard Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.020.52
This chart display the diversity score of Sherrard Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sherrard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherrard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2007-2008 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Sherrard Elementary School is Detroit International Academy For Young Women (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Detroit International Academy For Young Women Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 313 students
    0.8 miles
    9026 Woodward Ave
    Detroit, MI 48202
    (313) 873-3050
    0.8 PK-12 313
  • Hamtramck Holbrook School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 257 students
    0.8 miles
    2361 Alice St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 872-3203
    0.8 K-8 257
  • Detroit New Paradigm Loving Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 136 students
    0.9 miles
    1000 Lynn St
    Detroit, MI 48211
    (313) 833-1100
    0.9 K-8 136
  • Hamtramck Frontier International Academy Charter School
    Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 534 students
    1.0 miles
    13322 Conant St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 462-6300
    1 9-12 534
  • Hamtramck Hanley International Academy Charter School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 663 students
    1.0 miles
    2400 Denton St
    Hamtramck, MI 48212
    (313) 875-8888
    1 PK-8 663
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