Spitler Elementary School

  • Spitler Elementary School serves 523 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 26% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Spitler Elementary School's student population of 523 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students523 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Spitler Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Spitler Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Spitler Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spitler Elementary School is 0.52, which is more 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#2176 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Spitler 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Spitler 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 Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Spitler Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Spitler Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Hispanic
45%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Spitler 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 Spitler Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
White
53%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Spitler 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Spitler Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Spitler Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.520.28
This chart display the diversity score of Spitler Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Spitler 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
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Spitler 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 NameHart Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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