Taft-galloway Elementary School

  • Taft-galloway Elementary School serves 334 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 10-14% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Taft-galloway Elementary School's student population of 334 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Taft-galloway Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Taft-galloway Elementary School is 0.62, 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#2576 out of 3,159 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
39%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Taft-galloway 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 Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
10%
8%
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Black
33%
18%
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White
51%
66%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Taft-galloway Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.620.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Taft-galloway 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
7%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne-Westland Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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