Spring Valley Center For Exploration 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: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3530 Mount Olivet Rd
Kalamazoo, MI 49004
Phone
(269) 337-0750
District
KALAMAZOO PUBLIC SCHOOLS
County
KALAMAZOO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
346
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

1

(10 is best)

Better than 9.4% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Spring Valley Center For Exploration School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
19%
47%
17%
46%
21%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
44%
19%
46%
10%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
14%
41%
17%
46%
10%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
16
17
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 58 16.8%
Grade 1 57 16.5%
Grade 2 63 18.2%
Grade 3 58 16.8%
Grade 4 58 16.8%
Grade 5 52 15.0%
Total 346 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 22.0% 39.9% 68.7%
Black 63.4% 43.5% 18.5%
Hispanic 12.0% 14.9% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.3% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.3% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 92.5% 71.1% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 86.7% 64.0% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 7.2% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 111,232 9,986,857
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,016.9 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 45.1% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 18.3% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.0% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 44,484 3,935,041
Single Parent Households With Children 12.1% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.6% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 37.1% 29.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.0% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.7% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.8% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.5% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.8% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.3% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 15.9% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,908 $86,978,628 49.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $939 $11,822,949 6.8%
Staff $840 $10,576,440 6.0%
General Administration $88 $1,108,008 0.6%
School Administration $775 $9,758,025 5.6%
Operation $1,049 $13,207,959 7.5%
Transportation $634 $7,982,694 4.6%
Other $398 $5,011,218 2.9%
Total Support $4,724 $59,479,884 34.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,282 $28,732,662 16.4%
Total Expenditures $13,914 $175,191,174 100.0%
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%