Valley View Elementary School

960 Avenue A
Battle Creek, MI 49037
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 438 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Valley View Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 36%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 36% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Bottom 50% in MI
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Valley View Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

Valley View Elementary School's student population of 438 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Valley View Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,925 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Valley View Elementary School is 0.75, which is more 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)
#2462 out of 2925 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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10-14%
36%
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25-29%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
22%
18%
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White
39%
64%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
19%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.75
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
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 Valley View Elementary School's ranking?
Valley View Elementary School is ranked #2462 out of 2,925 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
What schools are Valley View Elementary School often compared to?
Valley View Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Riverside Elementary School, Lamora Park School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
10-14% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 36% MI state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% MI state average).
How many students attend Valley View Elementary School?
438 students attend Valley View Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Valley View Elementary School students are White, 22% of students are Black, 19% of students are Two or more races, 11% of students are Hispanic, and 9% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valley View Elementary School?
Valley View Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is lower than the Michigan state average of 17:1.
What grades does Valley View Elementary School offer ?
Valley View Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Valley View Elementary School part of?
Valley View Elementary School is part of Battle Creek Public Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 438 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 10-14% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MI Dept. of Education

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