Waterloo School

  • Waterloo School serves 258 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 39%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Waterloo 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

School Overview

  • Waterloo School's student population of 258 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students258 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Waterloo School
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterloo School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,167 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterloo School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2440 out of 3167 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waterloo School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
8%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waterloo School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
83%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waterloo School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waterloo School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.300.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterloo School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonroe School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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