Washington Gardner Elementary School (Closed 2009)

401 E Michigan Ave
Albion, MI 49224
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Washington Gardner Elementary School served 225 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 was lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 61% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2008-2009 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
8%
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Black
51%
18%
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White
39%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlbion School District
Source: 2008-2009 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Washington Gardner Elementary School is Starr Albion Prep (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Harrington Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Albion Harrington Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 236 students
    0.6 miles
    100 S Clark
    Albion, MI 49224
    (269) 781-1261
    0.6 PK-5 236
  • Albion Early Childhood Gsrp
    Grades: PK
    1.1 miles
    1418 Cooper Street
    Albion, MI 49224
    (269) 781-1261
    1.1 PK n/a
  • Albion Starr Albion Prep Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-12 | 125 students
    3.9 miles
    13725 26 Mile Rd
    Albion, MI 49224
    (800) 860-1845
    3.9 5-12 125
  • Concord Concord High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 259 students
    7.4 miles
    219 Monroe St
    Concord, MI 49237
    (517) 524-8384
    7.4 9-12 259
  • Concord Concord Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
    7.6 miles
    405 South Main St
    Concord, MI 49237
    (517) 524-6650
    7.6 PK-5 261
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