Parkwoodupjohn Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2321 South Park St
Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Phone
(269) 337-0720
District
KALAMAZOO PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
KALAMAZOO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
541
Classroom Teachers
33

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.7% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Parkwoodupjohn Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 46
Proficiency in Reading 60 45
Proficiency in Math 55 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 44
Proficiency in Reading 56 46
Proficiency in Math 56 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 42
Proficiency in Reading 53 47
Proficiency in Math 43 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.39
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.47
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 88 16.3%
Grade 1 80 14.8%
Grade 2 101 18.7%
Grade 3 79 14.6%
Grade 4 98 18.1%
Grade 5 95 17.6%
Total 541 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.4% 39.4% 69.3%
Black 18.9% 44.2% 18.4%
Hispanic 10.5% 14.5% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 1.6% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.2% 68.3% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 35.3% 62.3% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.9% 6.0% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 110,624 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,005.9 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 44.6% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.5% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 44,764 3,901,762
Single Parent Households With Children 13.2% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.9% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.6% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.6% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.4% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 8.9% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.9% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.1% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.7% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 17.5% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,685 $83,582,555 45.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $889 $11,115,167 6.1%
Staff $787 $9,839,861 5.4%
General Administration $90 $1,125,270 0.6%
School Administration $739 $9,239,717 5.1%
Operation $1,025 $12,815,575 7.0%
Transportation $592 $7,401,776 4.1%
Other $371 $4,638,613 2.5%
Total Support $4,493 $56,175,979 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,381 $42,272,643 23.2%
Total Expenditures $14,560 $182,043,680 100.0%
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%