Stem Academy School

Serves grades KG - 8

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
175 Hunt St
Kalamazoo, MI 49048
Phone
(269) 250-8907
District
COMSTOCK PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
KALAMAZOO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
237
Classroom Teachers
12

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

9

(10 is best)

Better than 89.8% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Stem Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 46
Proficiency in Reading 58 45
Proficiency in Math 38 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 83 44
Proficiency in Reading 83 46
Proficiency in Math 83 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 79 42
Proficiency in Reading 93 47
Proficiency in Math 65 37

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 41 39
Proficiency in Reading 48 42
Proficiency in Math 33 36

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 61 40
Proficiency in Reading 70 43
Proficiency in Math 51 36

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 71 38
Proficiency in Reading 85 42
Proficiency in Math 57.1 34

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 20.56
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.38
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 28 11.8%
Grade 1 19 8.0%
Grade 2 28 11.8%
Grade 3 27 11.4%
Grade 4 30 12.7%
Grade 5 30 12.7%
Grade 6 28 11.8%
Grade 7 23 9.7%
Grade 8 24 10.1%
Total 237 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.9% 66.7% 69.3%
Black 4.1% 19.9% 18.4%
Hispanic 8.8% 11.2% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.7% 1.6% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.6% 72.2% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.2% 65.1% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 11.4% 7.1% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 16,966 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 690.1 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.2% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.1% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.9% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 6,786 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 12.4% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.7% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 20.0% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.7% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 6.4% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.3% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.4% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 20.1% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 13.9% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,707 $10,757,695 46.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $668 $1,259,180 5.4%
Staff $489 $921,765 4.0%
General Administration $213 $401,505 1.7%
School Administration $745 $1,404,325 6.1%
Operation $1,001 $1,886,885 8.1%
Transportation $517 $974,545 4.2%
Other $467 $880,295 3.8%
Total Support $4,100 $7,728,500 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,498 $4,708,730 20.3%
Total Expenditures $12,305 $23,194,925 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,210 $9,436,018,885 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $832 $1,264,432,378 6.8%
Staff $514 $781,036,331 4.2%
General Administration $240 $364,240,642 2.0%
School Administration $597 $907,444,508 4.9%
Operation $910 $1,382,300,257 7.5%
Transportation $433 $658,720,435 3.6%
Other $510 $774,723,285 4.2%
Total Support $4,036 $6,132,905,971 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,959 $2,976,554,816 16.1%
Total Expenditures $12,204 $18,545,361,528 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%