St. Ignace Elementary School (Closed 2014)

429 Portage St
Saint Ignace, MI 49781
(School attendance zone shown in map)
St. Ignace Elementary School served 202 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 40-44% (which was approximately equal to the Michigan state average of 41%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 65%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment was 68% of the student body (majority American Indian), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
202 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
14 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
40-44%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of St. Ignace 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 2012-13 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
70-74%
65%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of St. Ignace 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of St. Ignace Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
American Indian
57%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in St. Ignace Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
32%
64%
This chart display the percentage of White students in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.57
This chart display the diversity score of St. Ignace Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in St. Ignace Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% MI state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 65% MI state average).
How many students attend St. Ignace Elementary School?
202 students attend St. Ignace Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of St. Ignace Elementary School students are American Indian, 32% of students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of St. Ignace Elementary School?
St. Ignace Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does St. Ignace Elementary School offer ?
St. Ignace Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is St. Ignace Elementary School part of?
St. Ignace Elementary School is part of St. Ignace Area Schools School District.

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