Wegienka Elementary School

  • Wegienka Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wegienka Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Wegienka Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Wegienka Elementary School's student population of 471 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wegienka Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Wegienka Elementary School is 0.47, 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 Testing Rank#538 out of 3119 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
8%
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Black
13%
18%
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White
71%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wegienka Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.470.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoodhaven-Brownstown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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