Workman Elementary School

250 North Denton Rd
Canton, MI 48187
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Workman Elementary School serves 728 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 63% (which is higher than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Workman Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Workman Elementary School's student population of 728 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students728 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Workman Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% 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 Workman Elementary School is 0.51, 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
#286 out of 3119 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
15%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
8%
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Black
8%
18%
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White
68%
66%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePlymouth-Canton Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Workman Elementary School is Canton Preparatory High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Canton Charter Academy (0.9 miles away)
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