Tau Beta School

3056 Hanley St
Hamtramck, MI 48212
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Tau Beta School serves 256 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Tau Beta School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MI
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Tau Beta School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

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School Overview

Tau Beta School's student population of 256 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Tau Beta School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Tau Beta School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.55. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#2826 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤5%
36%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
20:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
n/a
18%
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White
95%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
86%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Tau Beta School's ranking?
Tau Beta School is ranked #2826 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤5% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 10-14% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Tau Beta School?
256 students attend Tau Beta School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Tau Beta School students are White, and 5% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Tau Beta School?
Tau Beta School has a student ration of 20:1, which is higher than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Tau Beta School offer ?
Tau Beta School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Tau Beta School part of?
Tau Beta School is part of Hamtramck School District Of The City Of.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 256 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 20:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 5%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤5% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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