Spitler Elementary School

  • Spitler Elementary School serves 508 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (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% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Spitler Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Spitler Elementary School's student population of 508 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students508 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spitler Elementary 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 Spitler Elementary School is 0.54, 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#1728 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
47%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
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White
49%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.540.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHart Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Spitler Elementary School is Hart High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hart Middle School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hart Hart High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 398 students
    0.0 miles
    300 Johnson St W
    Hart, MI 49420
    (231) 873-5691
    0.0 9-12 398
  • Hart Hart Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 415 students
    0.0 miles
    308 Johnson St W
    Hart, MI 49420
    (231) 873-6320
    0.0 5-8 415
  • Hart Dimanwolf Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK
    0.4 miles
    302 Johnson St W
    Hart, MI 49420
    (231) 873-6330
    0.4 PK n/a
  • Hart Early Childhood Special Education School
    Grades: PK-K
    0.6 miles
    844 Griswold St
    Hart, MI 49420
    (231) 898-1602
    0.6 PK-K n/a
  • Hart Early Onwsesd Special Education School
    Grades: PK
    0.6 miles
    844 Griswold Street
    Hart, MI 49420
    (231) 898-1606
    0.6 PK n/a

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