Columbia Upper Elementary School

Serves grades 3 - 6

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
321 School St
Brooklyn, MI 49230
Phone
(517) 592-2181
District
COLUMBIA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
JACKSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
399
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

8

(10 is best)

Better than 77.9% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Columbia Upper Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 47
Proficiency in Reading 59 46
Proficiency in Math 51 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 44
Proficiency in Reading 72 46
Proficiency in Math 64 42

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 41
Proficiency in Reading 64 46
Proficiency in Math 41 35

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 38
Proficiency in Reading 58 42
Proficiency in Math 38 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.13
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.80
AVG FOR STATE 17.61
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 3 93 23.3%
Grade 4 104 26.1%
Grade 5 96 24.1%
Grade 6 106 26.6%
Total 399 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.7% 93.5% 68.7%
Black 0.8% 0.9% 18.5%
Hispanic 6.3% 4.5% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.8% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 46.6% 45.3% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 42.9% 41.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.8% 4.1% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 11,973 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 134.6 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.3% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 23.6% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.0% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 23.8% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,035 3,909,509
Single Parent Households With Children 5.6% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.7% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.9% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.9% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 16.9% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.0% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 19.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.7% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 6.5% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,349 $9,021,929 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $186 $264,306 1.7%
Staff $236 $335,356 2.1%
General Administration $300 $426,300 2.7%
School Administration $585 $831,285 5.2%
Operation $1,010 $1,435,210 8.9%
Transportation $616 $875,336 5.5%
Other $210 $298,410 1.9%
Total Support $3,143 $4,466,203 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,798 $2,554,958 15.9%
Total Expenditures $11,290 $16,043,090 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,559 $9,833,177,705 48.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $902 $1,352,678,739 6.6%
Staff $562 $843,173,785 4.1%
General Administration $251 $376,691,275 1.8%
School Administration $637 $954,866,598 4.7%
Operation $994 $1,490,342,857 7.3%
Transportation $479 $717,479,129 3.5%
Other $562 $842,716,538 4.1%
Total Support $4,388 $6,577,850,635 32.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,711 $4,064,480,896 19.9%
Total Expenditures $13,658 $20,475,485,557 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%