Blanche Sims Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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
465 East Jackson St
Lake Orion, MI 48362
Phone
(248) 693-5460
District
LAKE ORION COMMUNITY SCHOOLS
County
OAKLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
469
Classroom Teachers
26

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.1% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Blanche Sims Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
70%
47%
72%
46%
68%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
72%
44%
78%
46%
65%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

100 80 60 40 20 0
71%
41%
83%
46%
59%
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
18
18
18
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 69 14.7%
Grade 1 83 17.7%
Grade 2 86 18.3%
Grade 3 70 14.9%
Grade 4 77 16.4%
Grade 5 84 17.9%
Total 469 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 87.9% 84.0% 68.7%
Black 2.1% 3.0% 18.5%
Hispanic 8.4% 9.2% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.4% 3.5% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 35.2% 23.2% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 29.6% 19.7% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 3.5% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 45,081 9,986,857
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 901.7 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.6% 18.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.6% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 31.0% 27.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.7% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 16,515 3,935,041
Single Parent Households With Children 8.2% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 96.1% 90.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 46.3% 29.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 26.9% 10.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.1% 14.2%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.0% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.1% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.2% 14.4%
$15,000 or less 4.5% 11.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,911 $51,645,903 58.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $819 $6,120,387 6.9%
Staff $297 $2,219,481 2.5%
General Administration $141 $1,053,693 1.2%
School Administration $623 $4,655,679 5.3%
Operation $688 $5,141,424 5.8%
Transportation $391 $2,921,943 3.3%
Other $337 $2,518,401 2.8%
Total Support $3,295 $24,623,535 27.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,635 $12,218,355 13.8%
Total Expenditures $11,841 $88,487,793 100.0%
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%