Surline Elementary School

147 State St
West Branch, MI 48661
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Surline Elementary School serves 706 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Surline Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 53% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Surline Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Surline Elementary School's student population of 706 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students706 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Surline Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Surline Elementary School is 0.06, which is less 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
#584 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
1%
8%
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Black
1%
18%
White
97%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Branch-Rose City Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Surline Elementary School is Alternative Educational Academy Of Ogemaw County (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Surline Middle School (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Branch Surline Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 38% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-8 | 566 students
    0.0 miles
    147 State St
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2140
    0 5-8 566
  • West Branch Alternative Educational Academy Of Ogemaw County Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 105 students
    5.5 miles
    2389 S M 76
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 362-3006
    5.5 6-12 105
  • West Branch Ogemaw Heights High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
    5.7 miles
    960 South M 33
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2020
    5.7 9-12 646
  • Saint Helen Charlton Heston Academy Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 634 students
    10.2 miles
    1350 N Saint Helen Rd
    Saint Helen, MI 48656
    (989) 632-3390
    10.2 PK-12 634
  • West Branch Rose City School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 147 students
    11.3 miles
    515 Harrington
    West Branch, MI 48661
    (989) 343-2250
    11.3 PK-8 147

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