Silver Lake Elementary School

  • Silver Lake Elementary School serves 375 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Silver Lake Elementary School's student population of 375 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students375 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Silver Lake Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Silver Lake Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Silver Lake Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Silver Lake Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank#1062 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Silver Lake 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Silver Lake Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Silver Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Silver Lake Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2000-01 school year data.
White
89%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Silver Lake Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Silver Lake Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.200.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Silver Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
15%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Silver Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTraverse City Area Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Traverse City Blair Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 269 students
    2.2 miles
    1625 Sawyer Rd
    Traverse City, MI 49685
    (231)933-5700
    2.2 K-5 269
  • Traverse City West Senior High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1614 students
    3.8 miles
    5376 North Long Lake Rd
    Traverse City, MI 49684
    (231)933-7500
    3.8 9-12 1614
  • Traverse City Westwoods Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 426 students
    4.1 miles
    1500 Fisher Rd
    Traverse City, MI 49684
    (231)933-7970
    4.1 K-6 426
  • Traverse City West Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1174 students
    4.2 miles
    3950 Silver Lake Rd
    Traverse City, MI 49684
    (231)933-8200
    4.2 6-8 1174
  • Traverse City The Greenspire School Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 106 students
    4.7 miles
    1026 Red Drive
    Traverse City, MI 49684
    (231)633-6252
    4.7 6-8 106

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