Wexford Montessori Magnet School

  • Wexford Montessori Magnet School serves 367 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wexford Montessori Magnet 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Wexford Montessori Magnet School places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Wexford Montessori Magnet School's student population of 367 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wexford Montessori Magnet School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Wexford Montessori Magnet School is 0.71, which is more 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#2006 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
8%
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Black
29%
18%
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White
42%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
14%
4%
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Diversity Score0.710.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLansing Public School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Wexford Montessori Magnet School is Hill Center (0.7 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wainwright (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lansing Hill Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    5815 Wise Rd
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-2800
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Lansing Lansing Adult Education Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12
    0.7 miles
    5815 Wise Rd
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-1391
    0.7 9-12 n/a
  • Lansing Wainwright Special Education School
    Grades: K-12
    0.7 miles
    4200 Wainwright Ave
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-3800
    0.7 K-12 n/a
  • Lansing Pleasant View Magnet School Magnet School
    Grades: K-8 | 507 students
    0.9 miles
    4501 Pleasant Grove Rd
    Lansing, MI 48910
    (517) 755-1600
    0.9 K-8 507
  • Lansing Woodcreek Achievement Center Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 155 students
    1.1 miles
    4000 Woodcreek Ln
    Lansing, MI 48911
    (517) 755-1700
    1.1 7-12 155

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