Sherrill Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Sherrill Elementary School served 422 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 61% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 55% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students422 students
This chart display total students of Sherrill Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Sherrill Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Sherrill Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
61%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (10-11)
55%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sherrill Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian (10-11)
n/a
1%
Asian (10-11)
n/a
3%
Hispanic (10-11)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black (10-11)
96%
19%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White (10-11)
1%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian (10-11)
n/a
n/a
Two or more races (10-11)
n/a
1%
Diversity Score0.060.52
This chart display the diversity score of Sherrill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (09-10)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherrill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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