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

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School Overview

Address
7559 North 14 Th St
Kalamazoo, MI 49009
Phone
(269) 349-2674
District
PLAINWELL COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
KALAMAZOO COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
275
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

10

(10 is best)

Better than 92.0% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 73 46
Proficiency in Reading 73 45
Proficiency in Math 73 47

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 64 44
Proficiency in Reading 68 46
Proficiency in Math 60 43

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 42
Proficiency in Reading 62 47
Proficiency in Math 62 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 19.33
AVG FOR DISTRICT 19.35
AVG FOR STATE 18.22
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 53 19.3%
Grade 1 49 17.8%
Grade 2 40 14.5%
Grade 3 53 19.3%
Grade 4 43 15.6%
Grade 5 37 13.5%
Total 275 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.4% 91.3% 69.3%
Black 1.1% 1.5% 18.4%
Hispanic 3.7% 5.7% 8.0%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.3% 33.5% 44.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.1% 28.3% 38.2%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.2% 5.2% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 15,827 9,962,311
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 237.7 176
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.3% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.6% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.1% 31.4%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.4% 27.7%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,895 3,888,646
Single Parent Households With Children 10.4% 10.4%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.1% 90.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.6% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.0% 9.0%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 12.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.6% 12.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 24.2% 18.5%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.9% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.9% 15.7%
$15,000 or less 9.7% 12.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,914 $16,139,306 59.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $259 $706,811 2.6%
Staff $170 $463,930 1.7%
General Administration $170 $463,930 1.7%
School Administration $510 $1,391,790 5.1%
Operation $904 $2,467,016 9.1%
Transportation $213 $581,277 2.1%
Other $298 $813,242 3.0%
Total Support $2,527 $6,896,183 25.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,531 $4,178,099 15.4%
Total Expenditures $9,971 $27,210,859 100.0%
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%