Willow Ridge Elementary School

Serves grades 1 - 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
12840 Nixon Rd
Grand Ledge, MI 48837
Phone
(517) 925-5775
District
GRAND LEDGE PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
EATON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
532
Classroom Teachers
28

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.4% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Willow Ridge Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 47
Proficiency in Reading 62 46
Proficiency in Math 63 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 44
Proficiency in Reading 61 46
Proficiency in Math 67 42

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 41
Proficiency in Reading 73 46
Proficiency in Math 61 35

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 38
Proficiency in Reading 75 42
Proficiency in Math 62 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.02
AVG FOR STATE 17.61
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 1 75 14.1%
Grade 2 109 20.5%
Grade 3 79 14.8%
Grade 4 100 18.8%
Grade 5 86 16.2%
Grade 6 83 15.6%
Total 532 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.0% 82.9% 68.7%
Black 8.4% 4.5% 18.5%
Hispanic 7.8% 8.2% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.6% 3.8% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.5% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.4% 28.1% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 19.9% 23.2% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 4.8% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 35,087 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 297.8 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.2% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.0% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,096 3,909,509
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.3% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.4% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.5% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.3% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.2% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.1% 19.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 6.0% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,820 $30,322,200 52.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $440 $2,292,400 4.0%
Staff $333 $1,734,930 3.0%
General Administration $124 $646,040 1.1%
School Administration $447 $2,328,870 4.0%
Operation $761 $3,964,810 6.9%
Transportation $367 $1,912,070 3.3%
Other $341 $1,776,610 3.1%
Total Support $2,813 $14,655,730 25.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,451 $12,769,710 22.1%
Total Expenditures $11,084 $57,747,640 100.0%
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%