Stark Elementary School (Closed 2012)

Stark Elementary School served 169 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 90-94% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 90-94% (which was higher than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 was higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students169 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Stark Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
90-94%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stark 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)
90-94%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stark 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 Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Stark Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Stark Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
2%
18%
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White
84%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Stark Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Stark Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.290.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Stark Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBuchanan Community Schools School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Stark Elementary School is Buchanan High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Moccasin Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Buchanan Buchanan High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 569 students
    0.8 miles
    401 West Chicago St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8403
    0.8 8-12 569
  • Buchanan Moccasin Elementary School
    Grades: 2-4 | 339 students
    0.8 miles
    410 Moccasin St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8408
    0.8 2-4 339
  • Buchanan Buchanan Step Up Alternative School
    Magnet School
    Grades: K-12 | 23 students
    0.9 miles
    401 West Chicago Street
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8401
    0.9 K-12 23
  • Buchanan Buchanan Virtual Academy
    Grades: 5-12 | 63 students
    0.9 miles
    401 W Chicago St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8400
    0.9 5-12 63
  • Buchanan Ottawa Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 225 students
    1.1 miles
    109 Ottawa St
    Buchanan, MI 49107
    (269) 695-8409
    1.1 PK-1 225
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