Wass Elementary School

  • Wass Elementary School serves 426 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 81% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34%.

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School Overview

  • Wass Elementary School's student population of 426 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students426 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wass Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wass Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wass Elementary School is 0.52, 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#53 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wass 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wass 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 Ratio15:118:1
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Asian
23%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wass Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wass Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wass Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
65%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wass Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wass Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wass Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.520.28
This chart display the diversity score of Wass Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wass 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
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wass Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTroy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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