Cavanaugh School

Serves grades PK - 3

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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
300 West Cavanaugh Rd
Lansing, MI 48910
Phone
(517) 755-1250
District
LANSING PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
INGHAM COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
252
Classroom Teachers
16

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Michigan

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.6% of MI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Cavanaugh School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 66 47
Proficiency in Reading 57 46
Proficiency in Math 75 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.72
AVG FOR DISTRICT 17.06
AVG FOR STATE 17.61
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 63 25.0%
Grade 1 65 25.8%
Grade 2 69 27.4%
Grade 3 55 21.8%
Total 252 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 37.3% 27.3% 68.7%
Black 35.5% 43.7% 18.5%
Hispanic 24.0% 21.6% 8.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.8% 6.8% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.6% 0.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 71.0% 71.6% 48.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 68.7% 68.5% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.4% 3.1% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 124,494 9,995,915
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,458.9 177
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.9% 5.7%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.9% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.0% 31.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.9% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 12.3% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 52,120 3,909,509
Single Parent Households With Children 13.9% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.3% 90.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 26.3% 28.6%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 2.9% 9.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 7.8% 13.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.7% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.9% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.8% 19.0%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.8% 15.1%
$15,000 or less 16.1% 11.6%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,967 $75,466,544 46.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,310 $14,189,920 8.8%
Staff $848 $9,185,536 5.7%
General Administration $116 $1,256,512 0.8%
School Administration $719 $7,788,208 4.8%
Operation $1,322 $14,319,904 8.8%
Transportation $843 $9,131,376 5.6%
Other $804 $8,708,928 5.4%
Total Support $5,962 $64,580,384 39.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,037 $22,064,784 13.6%
Total Expenditures $14,966 $162,111,712 100.0%
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%