Wood School - Bangor Township #8

  • Wood School - Bangor Township #8 serves 24 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (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 ≥50% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34%.

Top Placements

Wood School - Bangor Township #8 places among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • Wood School - Bangor Township #8's student population of 24 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students24 students
This chart display total students of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Wood School - Bangor Township #8
Total Classroom Teachers2 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wood School - Bangor Township #8's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. 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#1244 out of 3,159 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 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)≥50%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 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 Ratio12:118:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 and the public school average student teacher ratio of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wood School - Bangor Township #8 and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wood School - Bangor Township #8 and the percentage of Black public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
80%
66%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wood School - Bangor Township #8 and the percentage of White public school students in Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wood School - Bangor Township #8 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 Wood School - Bangor Township #8.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.350.53
This chart display the diversity score of Wood School - Bangor Township #8 and the public school average diversity score of Michigan by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wood School - Bangor Township #8 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
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wood School - Bangor Township #8 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 NameBangor Township S/D #8 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Wood School - Bangor Township #8. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Across the country, public schools are being caught red-handed in manipulating their test scores, graduation rates, and campus safety data. Learn about why schools are cheating and how they are distorting the truth.
When asked to rank the quality of their child's school, most parents rated it a B average. And yet politicians would have you believe that the American public-school system is failing. How are America's public schools really doing, and how do we know?
The high school graduation rate is in a constant state of change and dropout rates affect more than the individual student. Read on to learn about factors influencing high school graduation rates and what schools can do to improve them.