Vetal Elementary School (Closed 2012)

14200 Westwood St
Detroit, MI 48223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Vetal Elementary School served 452 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 58% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 53% (which was lower than the Michigan state average of 80%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 97% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students452 students
This chart display total students of Vetal Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Vetal Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
58%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Vetal 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)
53%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Vetal 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 Ratio13:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Vetal Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Vetal Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Vetal Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Black
96%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Vetal Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
3%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Vetal 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
n/a
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Vetal Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score
0.080.52
This chart display the diversity score of Vetal Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Vetal Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vetal 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 NameDetroit Public Schools Community School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Vetal Elementary School is Detroit Community Schools High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Gompers Elementarymiddle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Detroit Gompers Elementarymiddle School Math: 13% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 765 students
    0.7 miles
    14450 Burt Road
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313) 494-7495
    0.7 PK-8 765
  • Detroit Detroit Achievement Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 126 students
    1.0 miles
    7000 Outer Drive
    Detroit, MI 48235
    (313) 409-8589
    1 K-8 126
  • Detroit Detroit Community Schools Elementary School Charter School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 399 students
    1.0 miles
    12675 Burt Rd
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313) 537-3570
    1 K-8 399
  • Detroit Detroit Community Schools High School Charter School
    Math: 30-39% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 327 students
    1.0 miles
    12675 Burt Rd
    Detroit, MI 48223
    (313) 537-3570
    1 9-12 327
  • Detroit Edison Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 290 students
    1.1 miles
    17045 Grand River Ave
    Detroit, MI 48227
    (313) 852-1066
    1.1 PK-5 290
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