Whiteford Elementary School

  • Whiteford Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Whiteford 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 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Whiteford Elementary School's student population of 308 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whiteford Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 18:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whiteford Elementary School is 0.12, 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)#565 out of 3167 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Whiteford 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)55-59%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whiteford 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 Ratio18:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Whiteford Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Whiteford Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Whiteford Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
94%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Whiteford Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whiteford Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.120.52
This chart display the diversity score of Whiteford Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Whiteford Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whiteford Elementary 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 NameWhiteford Agricultural School District Of The Counties Of Le School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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